Top Giving Foundations: MD

The following list of top giving foundations in MD is derived from GrantDomain, The Grantsmanship Center's funding databases. All of the foundations listed have been prescreened to ensure that they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate an interest in receiving proposals. This also means that some foundations who give large amounts of money have been omitted because they do not meet these criteria. A maximum of forty foundations is listed for each state.

More detailed information about these foundations, including their program areas, types of funding, and application procedures can be found on GrantDomain, our online database of funding information.

Get equipped and boost your funding success with top-notch training and publications so your proposals get funded! Use our many resources, some free, some for a fee.

The top giving foundations in the state of MD

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Annie E. Casey Foundation $97,724,193
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation $93,709,019
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) $88,120,850
Ellison Medical Foundation $46,418,840
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health $33,629,180
Eugene B. Casey Foundation $30,693,693
The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore $29,621,918
The Sherman Fairchild Foundation, Inc. $19,410,979
The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation $19,149,403
Maryland Legal Services Corporation $17,617,037
Jewish Federation of Greater Washington $15,870,117
The Baltimore Community Foundation $15,728,312
The Abell Foundation, Inc. $13,756,746
The Keith Campbell Foundation for the Environment $9,930,242
National 4-H Council $8,961,840
GEICO Philanthropic Foundation $8,960,704
France-Merrick Foundation $8,583,357
The Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation, Inc. $8,120,710
Lockheed Martin Corporation Foundation $6,925,633
Town Creek Foundation, Inc. $6,373,500
T. Rowe Price Associates Foundation, Inc. $5,853,407
Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, Inc. $4,559,601
The Community Foundation of Frederick County, Inc. $4,559,601
Constellation Energy Group Foundation, Inc. $4,400,438
The Nasdaq Stock Market Educational Foundation, Inc. $4,309,768
Clark-Winchcole Foundation $4,280,536
Chesapeake Bay Trust $4,244,690
John W. Kluge Foundation $4,186,000
Marpat Foundation, Inc. $3,604,000
The James M. Johnston Trust for Charitable and Educational Purposes $3,460,000
Goldseker Foundation $2,941,528
William S. Abell Foundation, Inc. $2,846,074
The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation, Inc. $2,816,357
Adams Charitable Foundation, Inc. $2,800,000
The Aaron Straus and Lillie Straus Foundation, Inc. $2,791,230
Rollins-Luetkemeyer Foundation, Inc. $2,562,000
Commonweal Foundation, Inc. $2,251,169
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation $2,182,895
The Lois and Richard England Family Foundation, Inc. $2,175,117
The Haron Dahan Foundation, Inc. $2,170,280