Established in 1992, the Mid-Shore Community Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3)
public charity that serves individuals, associations and nonprofit organizations.

Its mission is to connect private resources with public needs to enhance the quality of life throughout
the Mid-Shore Region of Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties.

The Foundation works with donors to establish funds for the region - the funds are administered according to the donors’ wishes and distributed through grants and scholarships. In addition to grants, the Foundation provides training programs, endowment management and planned giving services to area nonprofits. Mid-Shore Community Foundation supports start‐up charities and local charitable projects through fiscal sponsorship.

FY 2018 NUMBERS

Total Assets: $84.2 Million

Contributions Received: $12.4 Million

Grants & Charitable Expenses: $4.5 Million

Scholarships Awarded: $637,237

Operating Efficiency Ratio: 1%

Number of Funds: 409

Number of Staff: 4.3