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The Future   of Philanthropy

The 40 Under 40 in Philanthropy celebrates those who give of time talent or treasure to charitable causes and inspire others to create a significant difference in our community.

Nominate Someone Today!

Honorees may be featured in social media posts, news publications, and other promotions, and will also receive two tickets to the Community Foundation Annual Meeting on November 1st. 


We ask that nominees:

  • Be under the age of 40 at some point during 2024 and should have reached their 21st birthday prior to the nomination deadline.

  • If a nominee works in nonprofit, their impact should be beyond the scope of the employment.

  • The nominee’s philanthropic impact should occur in Somerset, Wicomico, and/or Worcester Counties.

  • Multiple applications for the same nominee may be submitted and will be combined into one nomination presented to the selection committee.

  • All nominations must be submitted via the nomination form. Nominations will not be accepted by email or mail.


May 15th

Final Nomination Deadline

June 3rd

Honorees Notified

June 13th

Honorees must return acceptance form

July 9th

Honorees Announced Online

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