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Summer Sip & Bite – Fundraiser to Support ACS

We do what we do because we care about people like you and our community. Our commitment to this cause and to our members is especially relevant today. It’s hard ...

Let’s Talk About…

ACS is pleased to announce a new series of recorded informational webinars for our members entitled, Let's Talk About...  Each webinar will focus on a different topic and will include ...

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball Shares Updates on the Impact of the Pandemic on the Nonprofit Community

On Wednesday, May 20th Howard County Executive, Calvin Ball shared pandemic updates with ACS Members. He shared his strategy for consulting data as well as community partners to address the ...

Donated Technology for Nonprofits

The average nonprofit saves $12,000 on technology products over the course of its TechSoup membership. Become a TechSoup member and your nonprofit can get access to donations and discounts from ...

5 Ways Coronavirus Will Change the Charity Sector

It seems unthinkable, but one day we will leave our houses, get the train to work, and meet friends for dinner. The rhythms of everyday life will resume, yet everything ...

Emergency Funds Available to Nonprofits

Four local philanthropies established HoCoRespond.com and set a goal of raising $100,000 in 10 days to support Howard County nonprofits with emergency funds in response to the COVID-19 crisis. The ...

ACS Members Making a Difference

Click on the links below to see how ACS Members are taking action, making a difference and supporting the community. Bright Minds Foundation - Launches Access to Learning Fund Bright ...

Paycheck Protection Program

The Paycheck Protection Program as part of the CARES Act makes some businesses, including nonprofits with less than 500 employees, eligible for loans with complete forgiveness for up to 2.5 ...

Howard County Philanthropies Coordinate Coronavirus Response

Four local philanthropies have announced new emergency funds and actions to support community members affected by COVID-19. The Community Foundation of Howard County, Horizon Foundation, United Way of Central Maryland ...

ACS Howard County Self-Sufficiency Indicators Report, 2019

The Howard County Food Bank distributed over a million pounds of food between July 2018 and June 2019. In 2019 about 33,000 individuals - 10% of the population of Howard ...

HoCo Non-Profit Protects Urban Farm

The Community Ecology Institute (CEI) is a Howard County based non-profit that works to create healthy communities through connections with nature. Based on their programmatic track record, CEI was given ...
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