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2022-2023 Community Foundation of Carroll County Funds

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 Fund Name Summary Type of Fund
Caila I. T. Finnen Memorial

The purpose of the Caila I. T. Finnen Memorial Fund is to honor the memory of Caila by giving grants to St. Jude and Shriners Children Hospital annually on her birthday.

Grant Making
Called to Care

The purpose of Called To Care shall be to provide physical, recreational, social, emotional and spiritual support for youth in and around Carroll County, Maryland through a variety of programs and activities. Called to Care will also reach out to orphaned children worldwide to assist them in finding families.

Youth
Calm Acres

Calm Acres at Meadow Creek Farm is an equine assisted learning facility in Carroll County, Maryland that offers sessions in equine assisted work for individuals with special needs. This work has a history of validation by physical therapists, physicians, teachers, and parents as a successful way to help people with physical and developmental disabilities. It has been demonstrated that horses have an amazing power to unlock human potential. We provide an environment where participants can relax, learn, and grow as they interact with this amazing animal.

Therapeutic Activity
Carroll Baby

The purpose of this Fund shall be to form a Diaper Bank in Carroll County that will distribute diapers to those agencies that provide services for young families with the goal of becoming a gateway resource to stabilize and strengthen families in Carroll County and beyond

Community Services
Carroll Citizens for Racial Equity

We promote understanding of and raise consciousness about issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion through advocacy, networking, education, positive discourse, local media and collaborative relationships within our community.

Community Services
Carroll County Association of Realtors Foundation

The purpose of THE CARROLL COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS FOUNDATION shall be to support charitable, civic, educational and humanitarian efforts that will improve the quality of life in Carroll County, Maryland

Community Services
Carroll County Concert Band

The Carroll Concert Band provides a traditional large concert band experience for the citizens of Carroll County through the performance on annual concerts open to the public, summer music camp opportunities and support for the Carroll County Arts Council Musical Instrument Bank.

Performing Arts
Carroll County Foundation for Change

To organize rallies and events to better the Carroll County Community

Community Events & Activities
Carroll County Jazz Ensemble

The Carroll County Jazz Ensemble performs traditional big band music for the benefit of the citizens of Carroll County, Maryland, promotes the growth of interest in the arts and supports local charities

Performing Arts
Carroll County Men's Prayer Breakfast

e purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donor to establish and produce an annual interdenominational Men’s Prayer Breakfast in Carroll County, Maryland.

Community Events & Activities
Carroll County Music Teachers Association

Carroll County Music Teachers Association is a professional organization of music teachers within the Carroll County, Maryland area. We are affiliated with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) and Maryland State Music Teachers Association (MSMTA), offering a varietyof student activities and professional enrichment opportunities for our members

Community Events & Activities
Carroll County Sheriff's Fund

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donor to establish a fund that will support the efforts of the Sheriff’s Office as it strives to provide exceptional police services not provided by public funds, to the citizens of Carroll County, Maryland

Community Services
Carroll County Valor Foundation

The purpose of this fund is to establish a fund that will support Carroll County citizens and their families who have been identified by The Valor Foundation These citizens may have suffered a severe injury or death; included in this class will be the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, Resident State Police, members of the Carroll County Fire Departments, Carroll County EMTs and Carroll County Municipal Police Departments. Grants may also be made to Carroll County members of the Maryland National Guard, United States Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Navy and Marine Corps. Support will include whatever is needed and/or his or her family maintain a normal quality of life. Grants may include but are not limited to accessibility ramps, widening doors, changes needed in vehicles and the purchase of needed supplies for the home.

Veterans
Carroll Feral Cat Care

The goal of Carroll Feral Cat Care is to provide financial assistance with the spaying/neutering of feral/homeless cats to decrease the population of unwanted cats living in our community. Financial assistance will also help with providing food, shelter and assist with medical expenses when issues arise. Most importantly, educate the community on how humans and feral/homeless cats can live in harmony with each other.

Animal Rescue & Welfare
Carroll L. and Susan M. Yingling Fund

The purpose of the Carroll L. and Susan M. Yingling Fund is to further or carry out the charitable, cultural, educational and scientific purposes of the Community Foundation of Carroll County, as set forth in its Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws, as amended from time to time.

Grant Making
Carroll Music Teachers

Mission Statement: Assist students seeking private music instruction in Carroll County in selecting qualified independent musician-teachers, while providing support, resources, and guidance to help private music instructors serve students’ needs.

Performing Arts
Carroll Singers

The purpose of this Fund shall be to build a sense of community by supporting and promoting interest in the study and performance of choral music in Carroll County, Maryland and, if funds are available, to make contributions to public charities in our community.

Performing Arts
Carroll Sings! With One Voice!

Bring the Carroll County Community together in song.
Volunteer effort to include faith communities, civic clubs, choruses, individuals, and more to join together and unify through singing inspiring classical masterpieces.
Carroll Sings! Is an effort to melt boundaries and establish unity through creating community musical experiences.
The Carroll Sings! experience enables people from all walks of life to engage in the uplifting and enervating experience of song.
Many love to sing and may be embarrassed to sing in public out of fear that they are not good singers. Carroll Sings! will level the playing field by encouraging all to sing at our program events.
January 2025 will begin with “MESSIAH” sing-along.

Community
Carroll's Pets in Need Campaign

The purpose of this Fund shall be to provide assistance in the form of food and supplies to pet-owning families and individuals in Carroll County, Maryland who are experiencing financial difficulties and are in danger of losing or having to give up their pets for this reason.

Animal Rescue & Welfare
Catherine's Cause

Catherine’s Cause is a foundation to fight drunk driving in Carroll County. The foundation was created by Philip and Cynthia Mullikin, who lost their daughter due to a drunk driver.

Education
Center for Nonprofit Leaders

The Center for Nonprofit Leaders (CNL) serves nonprofit leaders in local communities, including our home base in Carroll County, Maryland, other states, territories, and some developing nations. Our purpose is to help nonprofits cultivate highly skilled leaders who strive to serve others, build better organizations, and ultimately achieve their mission. We do this by providing board members and senior staff with high-quality, affordable coaching, consulting, training, and resources in nonprofit leadership and management. Our focus is smaller to mid-sized nonprofits that are underserved by for-profit consulting/coaching firms.

Education
CFCC Operating Fund

The Community Foundation of Carroll County is a public foundation dedicated to strengthening the community by meeting the needs of donors and nonprofits alike. Through the foundation’s management of charitable funds established by individuals, and through grants for community projects, the foundation helps area nonprofit agencies: • Meet basic human needs • Celebrate cultural diversity • Encourage cooperation among groups • Improve the quality of life and access to opportunities for residents of our community

Operating Fund
Chamber Music on the Hill

CMOTH is devoted to the performance of excellent chamber music in all its diversity at a price that is affordable to all members of our community. Chamber Music on the Hill is also dedicated to nurturing the musical interests of our young people. Students of all ages and children attend our concerts for free.

Performing Arts
Charles and Patricia Witte Charitable Fund

The purposes of this Fund are to further or carry out the charitable, cultural, educational and scientific purposes of the Foundation, as set forth in its Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws, as amended from time to time.

Grant Making
Charlotte's Quest Manchester Park Foundation

The purpose of this Fund shall be to be good stewards of the environment by protecting the watershed area, our precious natural resources, providing a place where community members can connect with nature and provide educational programs for all ages.

Community Facilities/Parks
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