OUR NONPROFITS

2022-2023 Community Foundation of Carroll County Funds

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 Fund Name Summary Type of Fund
The Helping Hand Foundation

Our mission is to disseminate information and resources that educates and advocates for individuals with special needs. To help those individuals establish a lifestyle, healthcare, and residency post-secondary education drives our teaching, marketing, and community/business outreach.

Health & Medical
The Jason Berry Fund

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donor to estabish a fund that will keep the memory of JASON BERRY alive and will innclude but is not limited to providing assistance to struggling addicts to get back on their feet, drug free and to understand there is more to life than getting high. The Fund may assist families of addicts to get the help they need to care for their addicted family member.

Education
The Maryland Catholic Women's Conference

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donor to establish a fund that will glorify God, transform lives, families and society by the power of the Gospel and the Catholic Church. The goal are: 1) To authenticate the genius of women as it is shown in our Blessed Mother, Mary (as defined by Pope John II as connoting the essential nature and spirit of women); 2) Assist women to be formed in the faith through the study of the Catholic Catechism and Sacred Scripture, so as to grow closer to the Holy Trinity; 3) Provide women with the materials and information to transform their lives and to grow spiritually through the many stages of life; 4) Develop a deeper devotion and understanding of the Mass, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, the Saints and our Blessed Mother; and 5) Bring God’s gifts to our families, churches, workplaces and the world so He will be glorified at all times and in all places.

Education
The Miss Maryland Operating

The purpose of this Fund is to support the Miss Maryland Scholarship Program which conducts annual Pageants for the selection of Miss Maryland. The fund will promote goodwill and publicity for the State of Maryland and promote, operate and conduct entertainment for civic, charitable and educational purposes. It will also encourage, promote and produce local pageants as preliminaries to the Miss Maryland Pageant. And receive gifts and financial support from sponsors and contributions to the Fund

Operating Fund
The Phillip and Norma Hooks Music Lesson Fund

The purpose of this Fund shall be to honor the lives of Phillip and Norma Hooks for a lifetime of devotion to music making by providing the children of Carroll County Maryland with the opportunity to learn and love music. The Fund will provide budding French Horn and Bassoon players in Carroll County with music lessons they might not otherwise be able to afford. The Fund may also provide scholarship(s) for other students in primary and secondary school at the discretion of the Fund Administrators or the Donors.

Performing Arts
The Sallie A. Hemp Memorial Fund

The Sallie A. Hemp Memorial Fund was established to honor and pay tribute to Sallie who was a friend, member of the Westminster High School class of 1972, a graduate of The University of Maryland Baltimore County and Catholic University and a lifelong mental health professional. The fund will assist families and/or individuals in the payment for mental wellness/health services.

Health & Medical
The Well

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donors to establish a fund that will provide opportunities for women from every denomination and generation to know and love God and to equip them to live the gospel in their everyday lives through participation in conferences in leadership training in local ministry.

Community Events & Activities
The Wetlands Classroom and Greenhouse Project

The purpose of this fund is to support The Wetlands Classroom and Greenhouse Project located at The Hashawha Environmental Center 300 John Owings Rd, Westminster MD 21158. This is a sub-fund of the Francesca Borrelli Johnson Environmental Fund.

Nature Conservancy
Theater on the Air

Theater On The Air’s work keeping the tradition of radio plays thriving is rooted in a threefold mission: To promote historic media entertainment in the form of radio plays for community residents, schools, clubs, public venues, and private events; To collaborate with performers and production staff to write, perform, broadcast, and record classic and original radio plays; To provide live on-site radio plays to audiences primarily composed of children and seniors, with public and private performances being age-blind;

Performing Arts
Thomas Beyard Charitable Fund

The purpose to this fund will be to further or carry out the charitable, cultural, educational and scientific purposes of the Foundation

Grant Making
Toad Leigh Acres

The purpose of the Toad Leigh Acres Conservancy Fund is to preserve and develop the woodlands located at 121 N. Springdale Rd. Westminster, MD 21158 as a forestry, water management and wildlife conservancy while providing educational service and volunteer opportunities for like-minded people in partnership with local public and private environmental, educational and conservation entities. We will also serve to provide philanthropic assistance to members of our community.

Nature Conservancy
TRACS

To create a second career for retired racehorses by training and educating the horse, our students and the general public.

Animal Rescue & Welfare
Tree of Friends Foundation

The purpose of this Fund is to address humanitarian needs which are not currently being met or are underserved in Carroll County, Maryland. By utilizing an established donor base and growing the network, The Tree of Friends will operate as an educational liaison to bring awareness to current community needs (established yearly or in response to a local tragedy) through various activities, including, but not limited to, hosting events, providing services, offering goods, and recruiting members in a fun and active environment. The proceeds of these activities will aid in the financial relief of the current need.

Grant Making
Triangle Recovery Club

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donor to establish a fund that will provide assistance to the Carroll County Maryland alcohol and drug recovering community. The mission of TRC includes but is not limited to providing a clean, safe facility and environment in which to conduct twelve step meetings and other recovery events and activities.

Addiction Recovery
Triangle Recovery Club Open

Best Ball Golf Tournament to support Triangle Recovery Club.

TRIBE-Together Relating Inspiring Building Education

TRIBE Together. Relating. Inspiring. Building. Educating is a Christ- centered co-operative to enrich each student’s learning through elective classes built to bring community to all homeschool families.

Education
Tucker Tough Gives

To support and empower Spina Bifida and Fetal Surgery families beginning at diagnosis.

Health & Medical
Upper Room Ministries

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donors to establish a fund that will spiritually and physically feed those in the community who are in need.

Charitable Assistance
Valley Lions Club Activities Fund

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support the charitable efforts of the Valley Lions Club to make grants and scholarships in Carroll County.

Grant Making
Waste Not Carroll

The purpose of this Fund shall be to educate the citizens of Carroll County, Maryland about local efforts to reduce waste, save precious resources and ease the burden on our landfills. By working with businesses, citizens and government leaders, we hope to build on the county’s early efforts to develop sensible and sustainable alternatives to managing its solid waste. WASTE NOT! CARROLL will encourage public/private partnerships to realize effective resource recovery within Zero Waste concepts and practices, emphasizing reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

Community Facilities/Parks
Weber Sober Homes

Weber Sober Homes primary purpose is to provide Sober Living Homes provides supportive, safe, substance-free recovery residences for all guests living in our homes. We offer a structured safe home-like place, full of support for men and for women learning to live life without the use of alcohol or other drugs.

Addiction Recovery
Westminster Community of Shalom

The Westminster Community of Shalom, Inc. is the local response to a national movement whose mission is to develop dynamic partnerships among churches, schools, colleges, community organizations, government, business, and citizens to transform systems and conditions that affect people’s lives.

Nonprofit Partner Fund
Westminster Elementary School PTO

The purpose of this Fund shall be to support Westminster Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization to promote the partnership & involvement between parents, teachers and the school community at large. We envision a healthy, caring and encouraging educational and community environment for all students of Westminster Elementary. This fund shall provide the funding to meet these needs as agreed upon by the WES PTO executive board and its members.

Education
Westminster Elks Charities

The purpose of the Westminster Elks Charities Fund shall be to support the efforts of the Donor to establish a fund that helps build a stronger community in Carroll County, Maryland. We will fulfill this pledge by working with and assisting our youth to develop lifelong skills, with college scholarships, drug awareness and supporting programs within the Boy and Girl Scouts. We will help to improve the quality of life within our community by funding and assisting organizations that work with families in need and support. Charity is the greatest virtue. By sharing and giving we have the power to replace sorrow and despair with home and confidence.

Community Services
Westminster Fireworks Fund

The purpose of this Fund shall be to establish, maintain and support a professional fireworks display in the City of Westminster, Maryland on or about the forth of July each year as part of an all day event at the Carroll County Farm Museum, benefitting all of Carroll County and celebrating the Declaration of our Independence as a Nation.

Community Events & Activities
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