There are a variety of local, state, and federal resources available for organizations in the Patapsco area.


Patapsco Heritage Greenway Sponsorships



Maryland Humanities Council Grants

Catonsville Women’s Giving Circle Grants

Preservation Maryland Grants

Chesapeake Bay Trust Grants

Maryland Department of Education Grants

Howard County Historic Preservation Commission

Maryland Department of Transportation SHA, Recreational Trails Program

Constellation’s Community Champions Grants

List of Maryland State Grants



Maryland Humanities Council Programs


Environmental Specific Resources:

The ‘One Stop Shop’ For Diverse Environmental Speakers, Trainers

Chesapeake Bay Trust   Capacity Building and Environmental Education Resources

Alice Ferguson Foundation

The University of Maryland Extension (UME) Bay-Wise Program


Heritage Specific Resources:

Preservation Maryland Resources, Preservecast, and Advocacy

Sustaining Places: Resources for Small Museums and Historic Sites


Emergency Planning:

Weather It Together: Disaster Response & Recovery for Historic Communities

Keeping History Above Water Toolkit

Preparedness Planning for Businesses

AIC- Heritage Emergency Programs

Connecting to Collections Care–Protecting Your Collection: Writing a Disaster Response Plan

Guidelines for Disaster Preparedness in Museums

Library of Congress: What to do if collections get wet

Ellicott City Flood Resources


Capacity Building:

Maryland Nonprofits

Board Source

Rails to Trails: Trailbuilding Toolbox

The League of American Bicyclists- Bike Friendly America Resources

Sustaining Places: An Encyclopedia of Resources for Small Historical Organizations