Housing Fund

Under its new strategic plan, the focus of the foundation's grantmaking has shifted to the new Safety Net Resiliency Initiative.

The foundation will continue to support organizations and efforts to improve services in health, housing/homelessness prevention and food security and nutrtion in this new initiative, among other core safety net services.

Information about the foundation's Targeted Funds will remain on its website for the time being, but the foundation is not accepting applications through any of them at the present time.


To realize the opportunities outlined in the Your Way Home Montgomery County plan that seeks to use evidence-based tools for decision making, to reduce the cost of services, to increase the supply of affordable homes and to reduce homelessness in Montgomery County.  


The Housing Fund offers grant support by invitation only. More than seven years of work and thought have gone into developing an integrated cost-effective approach to housing known as Your Way Home Montgomery County.

The foundation continues to partner with other funders and the Montgomery County departmental leaders to implement Your Way Home Montgomery County

What is Systems Change?

The process of altering or transforming how major parts of the safety net are linked, function and influence one another.