CSM College of Southern Maryland donation, frank chaneyOur mission is to give generously each year, while retaining the financial strength to exist forever, to legitimate charitable and efficient organizations exempt from Federal tax under Section 501c(3) of the Internal Revenue Code that help individuals and/or communities in Southern Maryland and the Eastern Shore with an emphasis on those in most need in the following focus areas:

  • Children Advocacy and Services 
  • Cultural Arts
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health Care and Health Education
  • Historical Education and Preservation

Grant Information

Grants are currently being issued through the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland.  For grant guidelines, application information, and a current list of grants being awarded, please go to: