Carol Shaw

Thank You!

GivingTuesday Now was a success around the world. Below is a message of thanks from the organizers and inspiring stories of success. Thank you to all who support GCF and our local community as well as support for those in need around the world. Stephanie Calhoun, President On December 1, 2020 for #GivingTuesdayNow, the world …

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Help Make a Difference Now

We believe that generosity has the power to unite and heal communities in good times and bad. A global threat like COVID-19 touches every person on the planet, and it presents an opportunity to come together as a community. Let’s come together to create a wave of generosity from individuals and business to support people …

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Psychological assistance

ORGANIZATIONS THAT CAN PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES

The Greenbelt Community Foundation is dedicated to “Nourishing All of Greenbelt’s Neighborhoods.” To this end, it is working to provide information to Greenbelt citizens on organizations that provide financial or other assistance directly to individuals and families in need of the basic necessities such as paying bills, getting food, housing and clothing. The Foundation is …

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Virtual Workshop March 31

The free Grant Writing Workshop Tuesday, March 31 at 7:30 will be a virtual workshop using the Zoom platform. During the workshop, the speaker will focus on writing a successful grant application  for projects or programs serving Greenbelt. The final application submission deadline is midnight April 15, 2020. GCF now funds both new and existing …

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Attention please

NEW CRITERIA OPENS GRANT AWARDS TO MORE ORGANIZATIONS

 When the Greenbelt Community Foundation became an independent tax-exempt organization, it expanded the tax-exemption criteria for organizations applying for grants. Now all organizations with any IRS tax-exemption is eligible to apply. This change enables schools, churches and other organizations to apply directly instead of seeking a fiscal sponsor with the specific 501(c)(3) category. For example, teacher …

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