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Eligibility Guidelines

Organizations applying for Neighborhood Fund grants must:

  • Hold a 501(c)(3) tax code designation or use a 501(c)(3) as a fiscal agent.
  • Focus on community revitalization, education, employment, health, or public safety.
  • Be associated with Johns Hopkins through institutional, employee, retiree, or student involvement.
  • Deliver service to communities within a three-quarter-mile radius of any Johns Hopkins campus, within Baltimore City, that participates in the annual United Way of Central Maryland campaign or within the Live Near Your Work program boundaries.

Please use these maps to determine eligibility.

Homewood/Keswick Campus
JHH/East Baltimore
Hopkins at Eastern
Bayview Medical Campus
Peabody Institute


Updated 05/02/2014 

young children playing music supported by JHNF funds

Photo courtesy of Bruce Smallwood