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WHAT’S YOUR BIG IDEA TO SPARK SOCIAL CHANGE IN HOWARD COUNTY?

Here’s your chance to win up to $25k in prize money!

The Horizon Foundation and United Way of Central Maryland want to hear YOUR innovative ideas to make Howard County better!

Four grants totaling $60,000 will be given in the amounts of: $25,000, $15,000, $10,000 and $10,000. One will be awarded to a project serving people with developmental or intellectual disabilities.

APPLY NOW: Pitch your big idea by September 16!

See the official rules.

Hosted by the Horizon Foundation and United Way of Central Maryland, the Changemaker Challenge is an event focused on sparking innovation and fresh thinking to address some of Howard County’s most pressing issues.

Sponsors

Horizon Foundation

Since 1998, the Horizon Foundation has invested $53 million in community programs, including grants to more than 300 organizations serving the county, from after-school programs to faith-based organizations to health care providers.  

United Way of Central Maryland

United Way of Central Maryland makes the communities it serves, including Howard County, stronger. The organization works directly with families and individuals to keep them in their homes and out of shelters, with kids who are falling behind in school, and with people who need easier access to healthy food and jobs that pay the bills.