Health & Wellness

Health & WellnessFunds that support environmental initiatives in Southern Maryland through:

  • Provide Services to Uninsured and Underinsured
  • Expand Availability of Mental Health Services
  • Expand Availability of Dental Care
  • Recruit and Retain Healthcare Workforce
  • Address Rising Prevalence of Child Health Concerns

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

  • Alice Bowen Memorial Scholarship Fund - A non-endowed fund that offers scholarships to students graduating from the Academy of Health Professions at the Calvert County Career and Technology Academy and who are planning to continue their course of study in a Health related field.Learn More →
  • Babe and Dick Chaney Memorial Fund - The Babe and Dick Chaney Memorial Fund is a restricted endowment to benefit the American Cancer Society in Charles County.Learn More →
  • Charles Regional Medical Center Foundation Legacy Fund - Charles Regional Medical Center Foundation Legacy Fund purpose is to raise unrestricted contributions to the Charles Regional Medical Center Foundation for use by UM Charles Regional Medical Center.Learn 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 →
  • George Martin Connelly, Jr. Financial and Social Equality Fund - Donor Advised Fund to end partner/domestic violence, create financial literacy programs and outreach, support the LGBTQ population affected by homelessness and support donors interests. NewsLearn More →
  • Sisters at Heart - Sisters at Heart Breast Cancer Support Group of SOMD is a component fund of the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Our mission is to promote breast cancer awareness in the tri-county communities. Established with sisterly love in November 2007, the group supports each other as well as those women and men diagnosed with breast cancer. It is our hope that together we can make a difference in the lives of thoseLearn More →
  • Southern Maryland Women’s League Fund - The Southern Maryland Women’s League Fund was created in November 2008 to “promote, strengthen and support women and issues in the areas of health, education, economics, and other related issues, as they arise, and where a need is demonstrated.’ A donor-advised endowment fund established through a collaboration between Southern Maryland Women’s League and the Chaney Foundation.   News    Learn More →
  • The Opportunity Fund - Donor Advised Fund to provide opportunities for and to address the pressing needs in Charles County. Established by anonymous donor. Grant Details NewsLearn More →
  • The SaMercy Fund - The SaMercy Fund, a donor advised component fund, was established by Samantha Warden and Denise Bayer in memory of Sam and Mercy McCawley, who were tragically killed in an UTV (Utility Terrain Vehicle) accident while visiting relatives in Texas. The family and friends who have pulled their resources to put this Fund together strongly believe “no other family should have to suffer the loss of a loved one because they were not aware of theLearn More →
  • The Zonta Fund - The Zonta Fund was created in September of 2008 ‘to advance and improve the status of women and children.’ A Field of Interest non-endowed fund to support women and children in Charles County sponsored by the Zonta Club of Charles County Maryland. Proceeds from the RAVE Walk contributed to the Zonta Fund are used to support agencies in Charles County who work to prevent violence against women or who provide practical, emotional, or psychological supportLearn More →