Trends continue to show funding moving towards innovative solutions in agriculture and climate. Another common theme is funding local, where the work happens, over funding HQ.
The movement towards equity and diversity is front and center - empowering populations who have historically not had a place at the table of public policy and philanthropy.
Funding was announced for the arts, public interest law, human services, and more.
Stay tuned as the Digest expands.
Link to Opportunity
Creativity Grants for General Operating Support
Grant funding is intended to support overall operations of arts organizations and arts activities or programming for an entire season or fiscal year.
Maryland State Arts Council
Local Farm Enterprise Food Aggregation Grant Fund Program
To demonstrate how the investment of funds can help to grow and strengthen Maryland’s local food system and to create opportunities for small farmers to sell products to wholesale and institutional markets.
Maryland Agricultural & Resource-Based Industry Development Corporation
January 13, 2023
Venable Foundation Grant
Legal Services, Workforce Development,
Arts and Culture.
Average first time grant - $10,000
February 1, 2023
June 1, 2023,
and September 1, 2023
Education, Religion, Historic Preservation,
Medical Programs and/or Scientific Research.
The Brotherton Foundation
$20,000 - $40,000
September 1- December 1
and March 1 – June 1