Howard Magazine - Page 59 - Nonprofits (4)

Howard Magazine
- Page 59
Nonprofits (4)
Coalition of Geriatric Services

A group of agencies, companies and individuals who provide services for older adults.
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 318, Columbia
410-997-0610, cogsmd.org

Neighbor Ride

Provides door-to-door transportation for people age 60 and older at a modest price.
5570 Sterrett Place, Suite 102, Columbia
410-884-7433, neighborride.org

Vantage House

A retirement community offering residents a lifetime of services and enriching wellness, intellectual and social growth opportunities within fiscally responsible parameters.
5400 Vantage Point Road, Columbia
410-964-5454, vantagehouse.org

Winter Growth

Provides adult day care programs and assisted living services.
5460 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia
410-964-9616, wintergrowthinc.org

ENVIRONMENT

Center for Watershed Protection

An organization dedicated to protecting and restoring watersheds through effective land and water management.
3290 North Ridge Road, Ellicott City
410-461-8323, cwp.org

HoCo Climate Action

A group of volunteers working to fight climate change and promote clean energy.
10306 Champions Way, Laurel
443-803-8546, hococlimateaction.org

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
410-465-8877, hcconservancy.org

Koolhof Earth

Works to inspire, educate and lead by example to reverse the adverse effects of human activities on Earth and preserve and restore its natural resources for future generations.
10245 Old Columbia Road, Columbia
410-216-4606, koolhofearth.org

Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education Inc.

Provides resources to support environmental education in schools, nature centers and informal settings throughout the state.
10015 Old Columbia Road, Suite B-215,
Columbia
410-290-6226, maeoe.org

Maryland Recycling Network

Promotes sustainable reduction, reuse and recycling.
P.O. Box 1640, Columbia
443-741-8740, marylandrecyclingnetwork.org

The Patapsco Heritage Greenway

Conducts stream cleanups, tree plantings, environmental education and policy planning aimed at protecting and restoring the environment, history and culture of the Patapsco River valley.
P.O. Box 96, Ellicott City
patapsco.org

Transition Howard County

Raises awareness of climate change and declining resources; encourages use of local resources, ethical stewardship of the environment and lifelong learning by collaborating with community organizations and government.
2814 Montclair Drive, Ellicott City
transitionhoco.org

FOOD ASSISTANCE

FISH of Howard County

Provides emergency food, supplies and financial assistance to needy residents.
P.O. Box 34, Ellicott City
410-964-8660, fishhowardcounty.com

Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland

Delivers meals to people who are homebound
because of age or disability.
5305 Village Center Drive, Suite 214,
Columbia
410-730-9476, mealsonwheelsmd.org

S.A.F.E. Food Pantry

Works to provide gluten-free and allergyfriendly food to those in need.
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 316,
Columbia
443-741-1060, safefoodpantry.org

HEALTH

American Heart Association

Promotes cardiovascular health through partnerships and local health campaigns. Local events include the annual Heart Ball fundraiser.
217 E. Redwood St., Baltimore
410-685-7074, heart.org

American Red Cross, Greater Chesapeake Region

Provides disaster assistance, blood donations and various certifications and training.
4800 Mount Hope Drive, Baltimore
410-624-2000, redcross.org/local/marylanddelaware

Foundation for Post-acute and Long-term Care Medicine

Advances the quality of life for people in post-acute and long-term care by inspiring, educating and recognizing health care professionals.
10500 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 210,
Columbia
410-992-3134, paltcfoundation.org

American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation

Supports initiatives in the research and development of advanced breast disease treatments and technologies in order to improve the standards for patient care and education.
10330 Old Columbia Road, Suite 100,
Columbia
410-381-9500, breastsurgeonsfoundation.org

Arthritis Foundation

Provides advocacy and resources to those suffering from arthritis and chronic joint pain.
9891 Broken Land Parkway, Suite 101,
Columbia
443-948-6809, arthritis.org/maryland

Bigger Conversations

Offers education and workshops to help caregivers and promote community wellness.
10065 Windstream Drive, Suite 2, Columbia
443-799-0308, biggerconversations.org

Cancer Support Foundation

Provides financial assistance to cancer survivors and their caregivers by helping pay for utilities, rent and medicine.
8268 Academy Road, Ellicott City
410-964-9563, cancersupportfoundation.org

Carol Jean Cancer Foundation

Provides recreational programs to children with cancer and their families throughout Maryland, Washington, D.C.