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We have reached out goal of 3 million dollars

Thank you to all who donated in 2017, because of you, we exceeded our goal!

The 2018 Maryland Charity Campaign (MCC) will be open October 9. Get ready to Give a little – Help a lot!

Need Help? Get Answers to Your Questions!

You’ve got questions; we’ve got answers. Click here to find the information you need.

Check out the MCC Shopping Cart TutorialThis tutorial will show you how to use the Shopping Cart feature on the MCC giving portal:

Giving Guide 

Click on the Maryland Charity Campaign Giving Guide below to find a list of eligible charities, their codes, Frequently Asked Questions, and more.

Get Social!

Did you pledge or donate to a cause you love through the MCC? Shout it out!

Tell your friends and colleagues via email and social media what the MCC means to you. We’ve even tried to make it easy for you – just grab copy and graphics from our tool kit below.

If you use the hashtag #MCCMatters we will “like” and share your posts to make your message go that much farther!

Thank you for giving.  If we all give a little – we can help a lot.

Loaned Executive and Coordinator Resources

Maryland Charity Campaign volunteers – thank you for your service! Click here or the button above to get started.

About the Maryland Charity Campaign

View this year’s promotional video featuring Maryland Governor Hogan, Lt. Governor Rutherford, Assistant Vice Chairs Secretary Abed and Secretary Churchill, Secretary Wobensmith, and photos submitted by some of the charities you can support through the MCC! Together, if we give a little – we help a lot.

Wait, there’s more!

  • Click here to watch a playlist of charities participating in the MCC. Your donations fuel their incredible work!
  • Click here to hear from Maryland’s executive leadership about why they give, and how your donations through the MCC changes lives.
  • Click here to learn why MCC Assistant Vice Chairs Secretary Sam J. Abed and Secretary Ellington E. Churchill, Jr., are passionate about the MCC and encourage you to join them in giving.

Can’t get enough? Check out our YouTube channel has all our videos. Check them out! #MCCMatters

Frequently Asked Questions

The 2018 MCC will run from October 9th – December 18th. We are busy planning for the 2018 MCC and will announce updates on this page as they unfold.

Click here to find Frequently Asked Questions.

A Message from Governor Larry Hogan & Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford

A Message from Secretary of State John C. Wobensmith

A Message from Department of Juvenile Services Secretary Sam J. Abed, and Department of General Services Secretary Ellington E. Churchill, Jr.

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 Commerce








$26 ($1 per pay period = price of 1 soda): 

  • 12 (twelve) individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities are transported free of charge
  • 1 (one) hour of crisis counseling to a suicidal teen
  • Scholarship for 1 (one) low-income child to participate in an outdoor education program

$130 ($5 per pay period = price of 1 Café Latte): 

  • Surgery, vaccines, and exams for 1 (one) rescued pet
  • 1 (one) year of diapers for 1 (one) baby
  • 1 (one) month of groceries to someone in need

$260 ($10 per pay period = price of 1 movie matinee): 

  • 5 (five) days of motel shelter for a homeless family
  • 1 (one) Summer camp for 1 (one) at-risk youth
  • 26 (twenty-six) personal care kits for hospitalized veterans program

$520 ($20 per pay period = the price of 1 takeout meal):

  • 520 (five hundred and twenty) backpacks and school supplies
  • 3 (three) days of hospice care for 1 (one) uninsured patient
  • Mortgage or rent assistance to keep 1 (one) military family in their home

$1,300 ($50 per pay period = the price of 1 concert ticket): 

  • 600 (six hundred) pounds of trash removed from the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries
  • 26 (twenty-six) sets of math and science workbooks for students
  • iPads for 2 (two) individuals with communication barriers
Governor's Office


Call 800-458-9505, dial “1” when prompted; or email


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

In 2017, the Maryland Charity Campaign exceeded the goal and raised $3,000,675.


2018 GOAL:


Human Trafficking
National Human Trafficking Hotline — 24/7 Confidential


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For more information on human trafficking in Maryland click here.