Howard County Arts Council
Fosters the arts in Howard County by nurturing local artists and art organizations, and ensuring arts are accessible
Howard County Center for the Arts
8510 High Ridge Road
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Howard County Autism Society
Provides programs and conducts advocacy for people on all ends of the autism spectrum
10280 Old Columbia Road
Suite 215
Columbia, MD 21046

Howard County Center of African American Culture
Collects and preserves information, resources and artifacts related to African American history and culture, available for public viewing
5434 Vantage Point Road
Columbia, MD 21044

Howard County Conservancy
Conducts environmental education on a 300-acre farm it operates as a nature reserve
10520 Old Frederick Road
P.O. Box 175
Woodstock, MD 21163

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Howard County Pregnancy Center
Provides support, counseling and referrals for pregnant women in unplanned pregnancies, as well as material assistance when needed
10632 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 254
Columbia, MD 21044

Howard Hospital Foundation
Raises and manages funds for Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

Provides workforce development services for individuals with disabilities
6355 Woodside Court
Columbia, MD 21046


Jewish Federation of Howard County
Strives to meet the needs of the local Jewish community and of fellow Jews in Israel and world-wide. Works to promote Jewish identity, involve and build Jewish community in Howard County, and strengthen ties with the broader local community.
10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21044

Jim Rouse Entrepreneurial Fund
Provides financing for small businesses unable to receive traditional financing
9250 Bendix Road
Columbia, MD 21045


Lazarus Foundation
Refurbishes computers for donation to educational and charitable institutions
10920 Route 108
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Leadership Howard County
Offers programs aimed at empowering community leaders and engaging them in local issues
6760 Alexander Bell Drive
Suite 260
Columbia, MD 21046

Legal Aid Bureau
Provides a range of free legal services to low-income residents
3451 Court House Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Linwood Center
Runs a school and provides residential services for children with autism, offers residential and employment services for adults with autism
3421 Martha Bush Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21043

The Little Things For Cancer
Improves the quality of life for cancer patients and their caregivers through transportation to appointments, child care, meals, co-payment assistance, house cleaning, entertainment, prescription payment assistance, complementary therapies and more
8601 Robert Fulton Drive, Suite 200
Columbia, MD 21046


Conducts financial seminars for schools, businesses and human service agencies
10440 Little Patuxent Parkway
Suite 900
Columbia, MD 21044

Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland
Delivers meals to people who are homebound due to age or disability
10451 Twin Rivers Road
Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21044