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Ladders to SUCCESS

CFAAC awards more than $140,000 to local nonprofits that are making a difference in Anne Arundel County!

Ladders to SUCCESS

CFAAC awards more than $140,000 to local nonprofits that are making a difference in Anne Arundel County! 

Ladders to SUCCESS

CFAAC awards more than $140,000 to local nonprofits that are making a difference in Anne Arundel County! 

Strengthening Nonprofits Standards For Excellence

Join CFAAC for a special briefing to learn more about opportunities offered by Maryland Nonprofits for strengthening your organization, saving money, working smarter, and setting yourself apart from the thousands of other nonprofit organizations.  

Maryland Nonprofits Membership and Marketing Director Allison Albert will provide an insider’s look at Maryland Nonprofits’ membership benefits and services. (This will be helpful for both existing Maryland Nonprofits members and non-members alike!)  And, learn from Maryland Nonprofits Standards for Excellence Director Amy Coates Madsen to learn more about the Standards for Excellence accreditation and recognition programs.

Learn about the resources available to help nonprofits live by best practices in nonprofit governance and management and become recognized for their hard work and ethical and accountable efforts.

April 25, 2017
Location:  Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase Street, Annapolis MD 21403
Time: 10:30am to 12:00pm

For questions, please call  | 410.280.1102

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Scholarships Available for Anne Arundel County High School Seniors

Education is vital to the growth and future of every person. Each year, CFAAC partners with local philanthropists to administer scholarships for deserving Anne Arundel County high school students striving for advanced education. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, over $300,000 in scholarships have been awarded since 2009 to more than 100 students. Scholarships range from $1,200 - $10,000 and each has unique eligibility requirements.

Program Evaluation, Measuring Success

All nonprofits, no matter how small, can take steps to identify and track outcomes that tell the nonprofit's story. Join us for this half day session to help identify key outcomes for your program, as well as develop outcome goal statements and a logic model to document your evaluation framework. #MeasuringSuccess

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Show Your Support For Endow Maryland

Why should Endow MAryland be expanded? Because it works! A donation today continues to benefit local neighborhoods for decades to come. #givingforever

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Ladders to SUCCESS Grants

The 2017 Ladders to SUCCESS Grant Application Cycle will open on Friday, January 27, 2017. Applications are due on Friday, March 31, 2017, by 3:00 pm for both the Economic Opportunity and Youth Development grants. Awards will be announced by Friday, May 26, 2017.

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The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Celebration of Philanthropy Awards. This year’s awardees are: Philanthropist of the Year, Richard Franyo; Corporate Philanthropist of the Year, Development Facilitators, Inc.; Foundation of the Year, Merrill Foundation; Volunteer of the Year, Karen Smith; and Young Volunteer of the Year, Maggie Crawford. CFAAC is pleased to be honoring the Volunteer and Youth Volunteer this year in partnership with the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. A committee of past Celebration of Philanthropy Award winners selects award recipients.

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