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.