HISTORY & OVERVIEW

The Baltimore Children & Youth Fund is a $12 million non-lapsing fund dedicated to supporting Baltimore’s children, youth and young adults. 

GUIDING VALUES & PRINCIPLES

The guiding values and principles of the BCYF include racial equity, intergenerational leadership, community ownership, and collective decision-making.

FAQs

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The Baltimore Children & Youth Fund puts the priorities of our youth first and supports leaders like you that are committed to the health and wellbeing of all our children.

Afrikan Youth Alchemy - Climbing Mount Afadjato (1)

Creating New Opportunities for Baltimore’s Young People

A COMMUNITY UPDATE FROM THE BALTIMORE CHILDREN & YOUTH FUND – FEBRUARY 2020

The Baltimore Children & Youth Fund (BCYF) has established itself as a new force for creating wonderful opportunities for the city’s young people. In its first year, BCYF awarded grants to dozens of organizations serving children and youth in innovative and meaningful ways.

And how are the children?

“And how are the children?” A traditional greeting of the Maasai people of East Africa that places the safety and wellbeing of children at the forefront of all other community matters. The response, “All the children are well,” confirms that the priorities of the community are in order.

The Baltimore Children & Youth Fund puts the priorities of our youth first and supports leaders like you that are committed to the health and wellbeing of all our children.

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