Top Giving Foundations: MD

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The foundations listed below are from GrantDomain. They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals. We list up to forty foundations for each state.

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Annie E. Casey Foundation $105,627,091
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation $92,394,784
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) $46,910,392
The Lawrence Ellison Foundation $46,166,767
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health $33,629,180
The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation $32,318,847
The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore $29,621,918
The Sherman Fairchild Foundation, Inc. $25,326,699
Maryland Legal Services Corporation $17,803,273
Jewish Federation of Greater Washington $15,870,117
The Baltimore Community Foundation $15,728,312
The Abell Foundation, Inc. $13,756,746
National 4-H Council $10,771,992
The Keith Campbell Foundation for the Environment $10,673,578
GEICO Philanthropic Foundation $10,266,281
France-Merrick Foundation $9,625,721
T. Rowe Price Foundation, Inc. $8,286,342
The Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation, Inc. $8,120,710
Chesapeake Bay Trust $7,062,143
Town Creek Foundation, Inc. $6,538,693
The Haron Dahan Foundation, Inc. $5,492,074
Clark-Winchcole Foundation $5,288,000
Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, Inc. $5,127,212
The Community Foundation of Frederick County, Inc. $4,825,102
The Nasdaq Educational Foundation $4,468,366
Eugene B. Casey Foundation $4,144,600
Goldseker Foundation $4,101,635
The James M. Johnston Trust for Charitable and Educational Purposes $3,701,000
The Alvin and Fanny B. Thalheimer Foundation $3,409,000
The Aaron Straus and Lillie Straus Foundation, Inc. $3,201,244
Rollins-Luethkemeyer Foundation, Inc. $3,126,420
The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation, Inc. $2,848,075
William S. Abell Foundation, Inc. $2,846,074
Adams Charitable Foundation, Inc. $2,800,000
Marpat Foundation, Inc. $2,314,000
Commonweal Foundation, Inc. $2,251,169
Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County $2,215,424
Mid-Shore Community Foundation, Inc. $2,151,163
The Marion I. and Henry J. Knott Foundation, Inc. $2,127,938
Middendorf Foundation, Inc. $2,066,705