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Emmitsburg Pool Mural Completed

Emmitsburg Pool Mural Completed

New mural at Emmitsburg Community Pool by Tim Knepp. We are pleased to announce the new mural project kicked at the Emmitsburg Community Pool is complete! The artist, Tim Knepp, created bright artwork to welcome guests as they enter through the Pool House....

Capacity Building Grant Updates

Capacity Building Grant Updates

Capacity Building Grants assist nonprofits in achieving new levels of effectiveness. Our purpose is to strengthen the leadership and management of Frederick County’s nonprofit organizations by helping them build systems and find resources such as consultants to...

Ausherman Family Foundation COVID-19 Funding

Ausherman Family Foundation COVID-19 Funding

Through the COVID-19 Philanthropic Funders Collaborative over $1 million in grants has been award to 65 nonprofits in Frederick County. The local funding community has come together to support Frederick County nonprofits that directly help those adversely affected by...

COVID-19: How To Give Back Locally

COVID-19: How To Give Back Locally

Through COVID-19, many people are interested in giving back directly to their local community. There are several opportunities to donate or volunteer in your neighborhood through food banks, churches, drop off locations, and more. Please see the list below...

Interfaith Housing Alliance Participant Becomes Homeowner

Interfaith Housing Alliance Participant Becomes Homeowner

New homeowner, Anna Kwon, and her son, Soon, with their new home. Ausherman Family Foundation supported Interfaith Housing Alliance with a $5,000 Capacity Building Grant to fund technology improvements. Fund are being used to update their website and...

Kinetic Art Sculptures in Carroll Creek

Kinetic Art Sculptures in Carroll Creek

Ausherman Family Foundation's Kinetic Art Sculpture displayed on Carroll Creek. Ausherman Family Foundation catalyzed a new Community Benefit Project to display kinetic wind art in the middle of Carroll Creek from March through November. In collaboration...

Leadership Development Grants Program Renewed

Leadership Development Grants Program Renewed

Ausherman Family Foundation is proud to partner with The Helen J. Serini Foundation to make funds available once again in 2020 for Frederick County nonprofits seeking professional development opportunities. The Leadership Development Grants Program was...

Tammie Workman Appointed to Board of Trustees

Tammie Workman Appointed to Board of Trustees

The Ausherman Family Foundation, a private foundation established in 2006, recently announced the addition of a new trustee to their board of trustees, Tammie Workman.Tammie has served in varied capacities as a career educator – teacher, assistant...

Heartly House Receives Grant

Heartly House Receives Grant

Ausherman Family Foundation supported Heartly House with a $75,000 Capital Grant to support expansion of their current space. To better meet the increasing needs of the community, they will be adding a second building and enlarging their office space....

Frederick Speaker Series Receives Funding

Frederick Speaker Series Receives Funding

Speakers for 2020 Frederick Speaker Series John Fieseler, Executive Director of Tourism Council of Frederick County, Inc., serves as guest moderator for Doris Kearns Goodwin on January 23, 2020. Speaker Doris Kearns Goodwin on January 23, 2020....