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Tag Archives: Acts of Generosity COVID-19

Baltimore Community Foundation launches COVID-19 Evolving Community Needs Fund

The Baltimore Community Foundation (BCF) Thursday announced the latest in a series of grants to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 on vulnerable individuals and communities in the Baltimore region. The effort began in mid-March when BCF made emergency grants to ...

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Nestlé donates $1M to American Red Cross COVID-19 relief efforts

The American Red Cross accepted a $1 million donation from Nestlé to support Red Cross COVID-19 relief efforts throughout Maryland and nationwide. Red Cross officials, including Don Herring, chief development officer for the American Red Cross, and Linda Voss, regional ...

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Community Foundation of Howard County pledges additional $100K to COVID-19 relief effort

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, will contribute an additional $100,000 of rapid relief funds in a second wave of funding to help mitigate the damage of COVID-19 across Howard ...

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HoCoRespond donates $205K in COVID-19 emergency grants

The Community Foundation of Howard County, Horizon Foundation, United Way of Central Maryland and Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County have announced $205,000 in grants to 13 Howard County nonprofits addressing COVID-19 needs. The collaborative effort, called HoCoRespond, has also launched its second fundraising challenge, ...

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Siemens donates $150K to Chase Brexton for COVID-19 response

The Siemens Foundation Tuesday announced it is providing $150,000 to Chase Brexton Health Care to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. The community health center is one of 12 receiving financial support from the nonprofit organization established by Siemens USA. Aligning ...

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Md. medical supply firm donates PPE to state’s COVID-19 fight

Potomac Valley Home Medical, a medical supply company in Cumberland, delivered personal protection equipment (PPE) to the Maryland Department of General Services for its response in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic. The company donated 15,000 surgical masks, 4,000 KN-95 masks and 5,000 ...

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Baltimore County expands internet access during COVID-19 pandemic

As Baltimore County continues to identify ways to assist residents during the COVID-19 pandemic, Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Monday announced new exterior Wi-Fi resources at Baltimore County Public Library branches to support students and other residents without high-speed internet ...

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H&S Bakery, Baltimore-area charities to offer free bread, meals weekly

As mounting numbers of Baltimore area residents face unemployment, financial hardships and loss of access to resources, H&S Bakery is partnering with a growing list of local charities and organizations to support and bolster relief efforts in the wake of ...

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