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Community Impact Grants

United Way of Frederick County is pleased to announce the availability of grant funding for area nonprofits. This notice provides information about applying for United Way‘s Community Impact Grants, which will support partnerships that help achieve United Way’s goals in the areas of education, income and health.

United Way is committed to working closely with a broad range of partners to achieve lasting change, and to finding and implementing solutions that will positively impact lives today and for the next several generationsSpecifically, United Way is committed to the following:

1.        Actively engaging and mobilizing individuals, corporations and communities to give, advocate and volunteer.

2.       Promoting and advancing collaborations, partnerships, and advocacy for long-term change in the United Way focus areas.

3.         Investing money, expertise, and other resources in these innovative programs and strategies.

4.         Measuring, achieving and communicating results. 

United Way's Community Impact Grants provide funding for collaborative partnerships that address the specific goals related to education, income and health with an emphasis on organizations that advocate and mobilize volunteers to implement systemic and long lasting results.  

Thank you for your interest in working with United Way of Frederick County.  As you consider the development of a proposal in response to this RFP, please contact our office with questions. We are looking to fund strong proposals and want to work with organizations during the application process to develop and submit appropriate proposals.

RFP 2014-2017  Guidelines

United Way Outcomes & Strategy Map

*** Thank you to all those who applied to our Community Impact grant program in 2014. Annoucements concerning future RFPs will be made in fall 2016. Click here for a list of our new Community Impact Partners. ***

Review our grant history HERE