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For Good. Forever. For Frederick County.
Dec. 1 What's "REAL" at the Community Foundation?

Betsy.Day.2014.smallThe Community Foundation just celebrated its 29th year, and more than 300 donors and grantees gathered at the FSK Holiday Inn and Conference Center for its Annual Report to the Community. Read more.....

Welcome to The Community Foundation of Frederick County

Welcome to The Community Foundation of Frederick County. We are an organization that works with those who live in Frederick County. We act on behalf of those citizens who love this amazing area, and along side those who want to ensure we leave a legacy of continued prosperity for generations to come. And this all starts by joining together to develop solutions, build hope, and create meaningful, lasting change.

Our mission is simple. The Community Foundation is dedicated to connecting people who care with causes that matter to enrich the quality of life in Frederick County now and for future generations.




  • Memorial contributions for Kristopher Lewis - click HERE
  • Memorial contributions for Dr. LeRoy "Red" Thomas Davis - click HERE
  • Read The Community Foundation's 29th Annual Report to the Community - click HERE
  • View "It's REAL," our new video about grants and scholarships and the real difference they make in the lives of countless Frederick County residents.
  • View "Celebrating 20 Years of Service," honoring Betsy Day, President and CEO.
  • March 22, 2016: The 2016 Nonprofit Summit. Register HERE; Program details HERE.
  • A new Maryland state tax program in 2015 will reward donors who help build permanent charitable funds with a 25 percent state tax credit. Gifts must be received by December 31, 2015. Click here for more information.Endow Maryland-Frederick Co.xs

29th Annual Report to the Community Sponsors/Partners in Philanthropy

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Confirmed in Compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations

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The Community Foundation is a member of Maryland Community Foundations

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Proud Member of the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce