4 Ways to Give


Open a Fund

An easy and effective way to carry out your philanthropy.


Invest In Baltimore

Make a difference with your charitable dollars to address Baltimore's most pressing needs.


Support BCF

Help BCF advocate on critical issues, convene public and private partners, and incubate great new ideas for Baltimore.


Create a Legacy

Through BCF, you can support the causes you care about for generations to come.

Focus on Philanthropy


Creating a New Narrative

"People want to know how they can help. I’m not sure if there’s a better vehicle than BCF to get both a broad perspective of what’s happening in Baltimore and also an understanding of what is needed in direct services and direct action. BCF has a dual focus and a powerful impact," says author and BCF Civic Leadership donor Wes Moore. 

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Focus on Neighborhoods


Recent Investment: Patterson Park Neighborhood Greening Partnership

Who wants to live with trash and rats? The obvious answer is “no one.”  Fighting back takes determination and organization, but the payoff can be huge: a neighborhood where people want to invest their time and money, a neighborhood they can be proud of. 

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Focus on Education


Baltimore Philanthropists Commit $6 Million to Ensure Pre-K Children are Ready for School

BCF announced today a $6 million contribution to the expansion of Judy Centers, releasing significant public funds to provide early childhood education and support services to 5,000 Baltimore City children and their families.

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Dreaming Baltimore

We asked our donors and community partners about their dreams for Baltimore. Here’s what they told us.


Oversight of Funds

Read about BCF’s process for oversight of funds established to benefit the Baltimore Police Department and other public agencies.


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