Ways to Give

What to Give

Donations are accepted at any time, in any amount. Whether you use our secure, online payment system or mail a check to make your gift, you'll receive a letter that confirms we've received your gift, as well as charitable tax language.

How to Give

Please call us at 301.695.7660 for more complex transactions.

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Give to an Existing Fund

Give to one of more of our 790 funds that mirror your interests.

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Memorial Contributions

Visit our memorial page to contribute to the cause of a loved who has recently passed away.

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The Benefits Of Working With Us

Whether you want to give now or give later through your estate, we will guide you to create meaningful, lasting impact through a legacy that is uniquely yours - For Good. Forever. For Frederick County.


We are community focused, helping to bring about positive change in a wide variety of areas, with deep knowledge of Frederick County and its needs.

Expert Staff

Our professional staff is a powerhouse of charitable giving expertise.

Ongoing Impact

Your gift can continue to impact Frederick County for generations to come.

30+ Years

You’ll benefit from our 30+ years of experience and excellent reputation for trustworthiness, accountability, and transparency.

Tools & Resources

Tax Benefits of Giving

Want to be rewarded for helping to build permanent charitable funds that benefit Frederick County?

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Planned Gifts Calculator

Learn more about the income and tax benefits for you.

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Review the most frequently asked questions about the Community Foundation.

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Publications & Reports

Review the most recent Annual Report to the Community, bylaws, Form 990, and more.

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