The Baltimore based law firm of Ober-Kaler will soon launch their annual Community Grants program that benefits projects for child welfare and emergency aid.
Geographic Focus: Regional, Baltimore or Washington, DC; Eligibility: Nonprofits (churches, synagogues, parochial, and public schools also may apply if their umbrella organizations have tax-exempt status.); Funding: TBA; last year Ober-Kaler awarded one grant of $15,000 and three grants of $10,000; Deadline: August.
Officials tell us to expect a solicitation soon with an early August deadline. Last year’s deadline was Aug. 1. Funding supports projects that provide clothes, education, food, or shelter to needy children and youth. In addition to financial support, organizations may apply for a special Volunteer Supplement. Through this supplemental program, Ober|Kaler’s employees will volunteer their time to selected grant recipients.
Contact: 410/685-1120, Ober|Kaler Community Grants Program, 100 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21202; firstname.lastname@example.org