The Youth in Philanthropy program, now entering its second year, is accepting applications for new members…. sophomores and juniors in Howard County, whether in school or home-schooled…. with applications available on the website of the Community Foundation of Howard Country: The deadline is December 16.

Here is additional information:

We are currently in the recruiting phase for the second year. If you know any students (10th & 11th graders) that you think might be interested please refer them to our application.

We have all 15 students returning to participate in the second year of the program and are hoping to recruit 10-15 more students for the 2021 sessions.

The application and basic information about the program can be found here:

Here are the two news stories from the website:

Youth in Philanthropy program announces $20,000 second round of COVID-19 relief grants

Youth in Philanthropy Program Announces COVID-19 Grant Awards

We’ve had two zoom meetings already this fall and will kick off the official grant cycle in January.

For more information, contact:

Dee Athey
Director of Grants and Community Engagement
Community Foundation of Howard County
10440 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 230
Columbia, MD 21044
P: 410.730.7840 ext. 4
F: 410.997.6021


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