Nonprofit Organizations that Dock Street Foundation Supports:

Academy Art Museum - ArtReach  Children's arts programming at Academy Art Museum

Avalon Foundation Outreach Providing cultural entertainment for the children of Talbot County

Care Packs - provides a backpack of food for vulnerable children to take home on weekends

Carpe Diem Outreach Fund  Facilitates visual, literary and performing arts on Maryland’s Eastern Shore and DC

CASA of Talbot and Dorchester  Advocates for the best interest of children under the protection of the courts

Character Counts Mid-Shore - A character education program serving Talbot, Caroline and Dorchester counties in MD

Chesapeake Chamber Music  Bringing world class chamber and jazz music to the Chesapeake region

Eventful Giving  Produces events in Talbot County to benefit charitable causes to enhance life of Talbot residents

For All Seasons  Offers rape crisis and mental health services to citizens on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Frederick Douglass Honor Society  Honors Frederick Douglass’ life and legacy

Habitat for Humanity Choptank Builds simple, decent, affordable homes for Mid-Shore families

Imagination Library - Offers a book a month for all Talbot County children from birth through 5 years of age.

John Wesley Preservation Society – Restoration of the John Wesley Church on Oxford Rd.

Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore  Inspires and prepares young people to succeed in a global economy

Mental Health Association in Talbot County   Promotes mental health through support, education, programs and advocacy

MidShore Riverkeeper Conservancy   Restores and protects the waterways of the Choptank watershed, Eastern Bay and the Miles and Wye Rivers in Talbot County, MD

Neighborhood Service Center   Talbot County, MD’s community action agency

Operation Christmas Spirit   Offers holiday gratitude to local military families

Pickering Creek Audubon Center  A 400-acre Chesapeake Bay Nature Sanctuary

St. Michaels After School Help (SMASH) - An afterschool program for students in St. Michaels who are not reading at grade level.

Take the Helm -  A YMCA program that builds teens through boat building in Easton, MD.

Talbot Interfaith Shelter   Offers emergency shelter and transitional housing in Talbot County, MD

Talbot Mentors  Matches adults with local children for support, friendship, guidance and education in Talbot County

Talbot Special Riders provides physical and emotional therapy to individuals using horses

Talbot Spy (Community Newspaper Project) an online newspaper serving Maryland's Mid-Shore with daily local news and stories

UMCES Foundation Horn Point   An interdisciplinary laboratory engaged in ecological research on the Chesapeake Bay

Women and Girl’s Fund   Uses the power of pooled resources to improve the lives of women and girls on the Mid-Shore

Wye River Upper School   Independent high school for grades 9-12 in Centreville, MD

YMCA of the Chesapeake  Supports healthy living and youth development in 6 Eastern Shore counties

Organizations with a Global Focus Supported by Dock Street Foundation

Afghan Girls Financial Assistance Fund   Empowering young Afghan women with educational opportunities

Assisting Children in Need   Assists abandoned and orphaned children throughout the world

Ishmael Beah Foundation   Helps children affected by war to reintegrate into society and improve their lives

Khaled Hosseini Foundation  Offers Afghan refugee families shelter, jobs, education and healthcare

USA for UNHCR   Supports the UN Refugee Agency to protect and assist refugees around the world

Musicians for World Harmony  Bringing the healing power of music to people affected by war and disease

SAWIP  Inspires, prepares and supports South African youth to lead a sustainable democracy through internships