Mitzvah Fund for Good Deeds
The Mitzvah Fund for Good Deeds, established at the Baltimore Community Foundation in 2012, is designed to provide mini-grants to nonprofit orgs
. To facilitate their good works in neighborhoods and schools when funding from other sources is not available.
please encourage your organizations to apply!
Have 501(c)(3) nonprofit status or a fiscal agent;
Serve the Baltimore area;
Not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, national origin, color, physical handicap, gender or sexual orientation;
Have a total budget less than $250,000;
Apply for a project whose budget is no more than $10,000.
$250 - $2,500
The purposes to which Mitzvah Fund monies may be applied are broadly defined. Examples might include:
- $250 to a recreation center to purchase bats, balls, and bases for a summer softball league
- $500 to a senior center to purchase art supplies for activities for an adult daycare program
The Mitzvah Fund does not make grants for:
Capital campaigns, building construction, renovations or other capital projects
Institution of higher education
Projects that do not serve the Baltimore community
How to apply
NEW Applicants: Visit the grant portal, create your account and follow the instructions to submit a new application.
EXISTING Applicants: Visit the portal for existing applicants and log in to review your application.
This fund accepts grant proposals on a rolling basis as funds are available.