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Ready, Set, (it’s nearly time to) Give! 

The 2019 Maryland Charity Campaign (MCC) kicks off October 8.

The MCC is the State’s charitable giving program in which Maryland Employees and Retirees have an opportunity to support any of the nearly 1,000 pre-vetted and approved participating charities that deliver vital services across Maryland and beyond.

Let’s show the world, and the causes we love, that Maryland Cares! Together We Can…

Giving Guide

The cover of the 2019 MCC Giving Guide

The MCC Giving Guide lists eligible charities and their codes, how your donation makes an impact, ways to give and step-by-step giving instructions, frequently asked questions and answers, and more.

Giving Instructions

Click here for a PDF of the step-by-step giving instructions, which you can also find within the pages of the Giving Guide. Or, click here to watch the tutorial on YouTube.

Get Answers to Your Questions

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

About the Maryland Charity Campaign

View the 2018 MCC video featuring Governor Hogan, Lt. Governor Rutherford, Secretary Wobensmith, 2019 MCC Vice Chair Secretary Abed,  2019 MCC Vice Chair Secretary Churchill, and photos submitted by charities that participated in last year’s Campaign.

Wait, there’s more!

  • Watch the 2019 MCC Participating Charity Playlist and learn how charities utilize your gifts for their missions all year long. You make it possible; your generous donations fuel their incredible work!

You could be featured on our Facebook and Twitter pages and YouTube channel! Just share your giving story and tag us. Include the hashtag #MCCMatters to reach our broader community of like-minded people dedicated to making a difference.

Loaned Executive and Coordinator Resources

Maryland Charity Campaign volunteers – thank you for your service! Get started.

Charities – thank you for making the world a better place. Click for more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

The 2019 MCC will run October 8-December 17, 2019. Our 2019 theme is Maryland Cares! Together We Can…

Planning is underway.

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

How Your Donations Make an Impact

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A table listing specific ways $1, $5, $10, $20, and $50/per pay period donations help MCC-participating charities.


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 2018, Employees and Retirees raised more than $2.6 million for 800 worthy causes through the MCC. The 2019 MCC goal is $2.8 million.


2019 GOAL:

$2.8 million

Human Trafficking
National Human Trafficking Hotline — 24/7 Confidential


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For more information on human trafficking in Maryland click here.