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About the Maryland Charity Campaign

Why Giving Counts

State Employees are giving people and want to contribute. Helping others is rewarding and as a Maryland Charity Campaign Loaned Executive you see first hand how we help others-THAT FEELING WILL LAST FOREVER.

Joseph Bach
Loaned Executive
Department of Business and Economic Development

What Can $1/Day Do?

  • 1,300 pounds of food that can be distributed to people in need – this translates to 838 meals to hungry Marylanders across the state
  • A daily snack for an abused child in an afterschool program
  • Nine hours of addiction counseling for two women
  • Five weeks of a women’s support group
  • Parent-child field trip for 20 families at risk of dissolution
  • Follow-up work site visits for eight developmentally-challenged people
  • Enough to raise and transplant 5,200 pollution-filtering oysters
  • Twenty-one 4’ native trees that can be planted as a streamside buffer
  • 100 prepared meals served in a homeless shelter
  • Support for ten senior citizens so they don’t have to choose between food and medicine
Governor's Office

FAQ’s

How much money did the Maryland Charity Campaign raise last year?

In 2014, the Maryland Charity Campaign raised $3,214,167.

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OUR GOAL for 2016:

$3,300,000

Agency goals and final totals