Why Give Cryptocurrency?

Making a gift of cryptocurrency to the Community Foundation is an easy way to create a meaningful, lasting impact in the Frederick County community.  Thanks to our generous donors, The Community Foundation of Frederick County has more than 790 component funds that support grants to local nonprofits and scholarships for students pursuing post-secondary education.

The Community Foundation accepts gifts of cryptocurrency through The Giving Block, and we quickly liquidate your gift, putting your generosity to work right away. Please email Becki DeLauter, Assistant Vice President of Philanthropic Services, or call 301-695-7660, to discuss your wishes for your gift.

Please use The Giving Block box below to make your crypto gift.  

  • First, select the type of crypto (Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc…) you would like to donate and the amount.
  • Please specify in the “Donation Notes” box how you would like this donation to be allocated, i.e. create a new fund, donate to an existing fund, or some other purpose.
  • Then click on “Continue” at the bottom of the box to continue the transaction.