In 11 years, the Women's Giving Circle of Harford County has awarded 134 grants totaling $450,222.36 to 56 nonprofit organizations serving women, children, and families in Harford County.
Click the links below to learn more about our grantees and their projects supported by Women's Giving Circle awards:
2022 Grant Guidelines and Application
The Women's Giving Circle of Harford County (WGC) 2022 grant program assists a wide range of nonprofit organizations' projects and/or programs directly benefitting women, children, and/or families in Harford County.
The purpose of the program is to provide one-year grants of up to $5,000 each to nonprofit organizations that provide services in Harford County, Maryland. Grant funds may be used for direct costs related to projects/programs, such as but not limited to, personnel, equipment, materials, supplies, and administration. The term of the award will begin on the date of the award letter (projected for June 2022). Awarded grant funds must be utilized during the term and fully-expended by June 30, 2023.
Applications must be RECEIVED by 12 p.m. (noon) on Friday, March 11, 2022, and must be submitted online only in accordance with the instructions provided in the link below.
The grant guidelines and application are available online here.
The Excel budget template is available here.
Information about the January 24th pre-application meeting for interested organizations is available on our Events page.
Organizations may submit questions related to this application by sending an email to: email@example.com.
Grantees are reminded that a report of activities and expenditures for the project/program must be submitted to the Grant Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org at the conclusion of the project, but no later than the due date for a subsequent WGC grant application. Grant applications submitted by grantees who are not in compliance with this reporting requirement will not be considered for funding. Please use the links below for information regarding the reporting requirement and the report template.
Please send questions regarding the reporting requirement to the email above.