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Who will win $10,000 in seed funding?

Attend the Live Event and find out!

Despite all the strengths of our community in Howard County, we recognize that pressing problems continue to persist. Fortunately, our community has a long history of tireless work by many individuals and organizations that have brought forward creative solutions. With the Changemaker Challenge, the Horizon Foundation and United Way of Central Maryland are partnering to spark and celebrate new and continued innovation in our community.

Attend the Changemaker Challenge Live Event to hear the ideas of the 10 finalists: Erin Cassell; Candace Dodson-Reed, Elgin Klugh, Sabina Taj and Truth Thomas; Mark Dunham; Jessica Gambrill, Zaina Peterson, Ben Tasker and Raven Tasker; Beth Harbinson; Tim Lattimer; Lori Lilly; Tim Ryerson; Brahma Sen; and Danielle Staton.

Click here to get your free ticket.

Hosted by the Horizon Foundation, in partnership with 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

The Horizon Foundation is an independent philanthropy dedicated to improving the health and wellness of people living or working in Howard County, Maryland. www.thehorizonfoundation.org

United Way of Central Maryland

For more than 90 years, United Way of Central Maryland has been fighting for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community it serves: Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard Counties, and Baltimore City. www.uwcm.org

Attend

If you would like to attend the Changemaker Challenge live event on Oct. 30 from 6-9 p.m., please register by Oct. 23 using the form below. Tickets are free, but registration is required. Every attendee must register separately for their own ticket.