About The Giving Spirits Foundation

The Giving Spirits Foundation is a registered 501 (c) 3 organization based in the State of Maryland.

Our primary areas of philanthropy include:

  • Feeding the hungry
  • Supporting initiatives that assist women & children survivors of domestic violence
  • Supporting and providing entrepreneurial educational and incubator-like information,  resources and more to  visible and minority-owned, as well as veteran-founded and led,  startups, and women-led companies
  • Acting as a patron to women and minority artists creating work in the mediums of digital media, painting, collage, sculpture, fibre arts, and street art with an emphasis on supporting work that is disruptive, inspiring and thought-provoking in nature.

Our annual gifting is done by lottery, and favors SMALL, hands-on, non-profit organizations physically located in the immediate areas we do business, thus directly impacting where we live and work, as well as our communities.

Grant recipients considered for 2022 include: ASPCA of Annapolis,  Center of Hope (Lifebridge Health), Digital Harbor Foundation, Happy Life Mission, The Light House Shelter Food Service Training Program, NAMI Maryland, Maryland Equine Transition Service (METS), Maryland Therapeutic Riding, PIVOT, MICA (MICAPRENEURSHIP specifically), The Rubell Museum, The Annapolis Film Festival (calendar year 2022), the YWCA of Annapolis, Charting Careers, and a WILD Card.

Stay tuned for more information about how we are going to be awarding and allocating our gifting. To support us feel free to donate by clicking here.

Grant applications will open for the 2023 Calendar year in April 2022.  To learn more about the process or to make a donation to support our mission, please Contact Us for more information. 

To request a list of past grant recipients, contact us.

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