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Seton Center Offers Free Trainings

Seton Center Offers Free Trainings

Bridges to Sustainable Communities Symposium at Mount St. Mary's University in October 2019 In October 2019, the Seton Center hosted the Bridges to Sustainable Communities Symposium at Mount St. Mary's University. The Ausherman Family Foundation was proud...

Downtown Safety & Services Initiative Announces Public Meeting

Downtown Safety & Services Initiative Announces Public Meeting

Peter Couchman of Ausherman Family Foundation addresses group at first Downtown Safety & Services Initiative Public Meeting in October 2019. DSSI Public Meeting #2February 26, 20207:00 PM - 9:00 PMNew Spire Stages15 West Patrick St., Frederick, MD The...

Introducing “Lattes With Lori”

Introducing “Lattes With Lori”

Lori Perkins, Grants Coordinator, Ausherman Family Foundation 2019 Standards of Excellence Class of Licensed Consultants We are excited to announce "Lattes with Lori" will kick off in 2020! This is a new opportunity for us to get to know our grant partners...

2020 Frederick Nonprofit Summit Tickets On Sale!

2020 Frederick Nonprofit Summit Tickets On Sale!

Tickets are now on sale for the 2020 Frederick Nonprofit Summit! This event will be bigger than ever and bring together leaders from all areas of the nonprofit sector from across the region. Frederick is honored to welcome Vu Le, a nationally recognized blogger of...

2020 Capacity Building Grant Cycle 1 Opens December 1

2020 Capacity Building Grant Cycle 1 Opens December 1

Applications for all grant requests must be made via our online portal. Requests received via email, phone, or direct mail will not be reviewed. The Ausherman Family Foundation’s (AFF) Trustees announced their Capacity Building Grant Cycle 1 is now open....

S.O.S. Safe Ride & Second Chances Garage Collaborate

S.O.S. Safe Ride & Second Chances Garage Collaborate

Wayne Dorsey, S.O.S. Safe Ride President & Founder, and Cindy D'Aquino, Second Chances Garage Director of Development Vehicle donated to S.O.S. Safe Ride by Second Chances Garage. Second Chances Garage volunteers work on donated vehicle. S.O.S. Safe...

Phoenix Foundation Announces Opening of Recovery High School

Phoenix Foundation Announces Opening of Recovery High School

The Phoenix Foundation of Maryland Recovery High School located at 117 East Church St. in Downtown Frederick. Sean Nicholson, the Phoenix Foundation's Director of Development, and Marvin Ausherman, Founder of Ausherman Family Foundation  In The News......

Window Art in Downtown Frederick

Window Art in Downtown Frederick

Ausherman Family Foundation recently partnered with the Downtown Frederick Partnership and Ellen Byrne to bring vibrant window art to Kemp Hall Lofts & Studios located on the corner of N. Market St. and E. Church St. The art highlights events happening...

Executive Director Breakfast Welcomes Maryland Nonprofits

Executive Director Breakfast Welcomes Maryland Nonprofits

Wendy Wolff, Director of Strategic Engagement at Maryland Nonprofits Three times a year, the Ausherman Family Foundation hosts an Executive Director Breakfast that brings together the paid leaders and executives of Frederick County nonprofits for...

Temporary Mural Project Expanded in Downtown Frederick

Temporary Mural Project Expanded in Downtown Frederick

Vanessa Smith creates temporary mural at 69 S. Market St, Downtown Frederick A temporary mural project located at 69 S. Market Street in Downtown Frederick recently moved into the second phase and expanded to windows on the side of the building. The...