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The Foundation awards three types of grants:seed funding for start-ups and demonstration programs aimed at finding innovative solutions to recalcitrant problems; support for ongoing projects that provide much-needed services; andcapital grants that support new construction, renovation, purchase of property, and/or capital equipment.Please note that the Foundation prefers not to fund ongoing operational expenses. It does not award grants to individuals, sponsorships, deficit financing, or travel.
Foundational , Grants, Minority-Focused
The Abell Foundation is dedicated to the enhancement of the quality of life in Maryland, with a particular focus on Baltimore. The Foundation is committed to being an agent of change by:- supporting efforts to solve systemic social, economic and environmental problems;- providing research to better inform civic conversation about relevant issues; andinvesting in new technologies that have the potential to benefit society.The Foundation places a strong emphasis on opening the doors of opportunity to the disenfranchised, believing that no community can thrive if those who live on the margins of it are not included.The Foundation’s work falls into three categories – Grants, Publications, and Direct Investments.