Arts & Culture

Arts & CultureFunds that support arts and culture initiatives in Southern Maryland through:

  • Preserve and Enhance Heritage
  • Increase Communication and Collaboration among arts-related organizations
  • Establish Permanent and Mobile Venues
  • Increase Arts Education in Schools
  • Improve Arts Promotion and Public Outreach

Click on the name of a fund to learn more about how its arts and culture programs serve the residents of Southern Maryland.

  • SFX-Newtowne Endowment Fund - The SFX-Newtowne Endowment Fund has been established in conjunction with the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland to help ensure the preservation and vitality of historic St. Francis Xavier Church on Newtowne Neck in St. Mary’s County, Maryland. The parish was founded in the early 17th century; the current church has been in continuous use and has been part of the fabric of the community since 1731. The church is on the List of Historic PlacesLearn More →
  • Preserving Southern Maryland Heritage Legacy Fund - Preserving Southern Maryland Heritage Legacy Fund is an endowment set up to support and preserve historical sites in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s Counties. Preserve Historic Charles County Preserve Historic St. Mary’s County Preserve Historic Calvert County Download Donation Form NewsLearn More →
  • Community Grant Fund - Meeting everchanging community needs The Community Grant Fund was established in March 2008 to support the residents of Southern Maryland. CFSOMD’s unrestricted fund is sustained by broad-based public donations for use in meeting the changing and emerging needs of Southern Maryland. These dollars allow us to invest in organizations who are making our community stronger every day. Community Foundation of Southern Maryland evaluates all aspects of community well-being —arts and culture, education and scholarships, environment, general communityLearn More →