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Professionals and Volunteers that want to make a difference for the growing population of troubled youth that reside in Harford County, Maryland.

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Our Mission

The Close Foundation helps "close the gap" between need and existing resources by raising and distributing funds to give Harford County's troubled youth hope for their future.

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Tickets are on sale now for The Albert P. Close Foundation Black-Eyed Susan Party. Join us for an evening of live music, great food & drinks, raffles, prizes and more!

May 18, 2018 6-10pm • Rockfield Manor • 501 East Churchville Road, Bel Air, MD

Proceeds from the event will help fund the “Hold Them Close” program at UM Upper Chesapeake Health, which is committed to supporting local at-risk mothers and babies born addicted to mothers struggling with substance abuse.

Visit our Events page for more information and to purchase tickets to the event.


Grant applications are reviewed between August and October 31st. If your organization would like to submit a request please get it in before the deadline of October 31, 2017. We do not have an electronic application at this time. Please email applications to Info@closefoundation.org or mail them to the Albert P. Close Foundation, 139 N. Main Street, Suite 201, Bel Air, MD 21014.

You can download and print the form here: Grant-Application


We are grateful for the outpouring of support from local businesses and individuals for our That’s the Spirit! fundraiser.




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Brown, Brown & Young

William H. & Mary Close (Scootsie) Hatter

Jones Junction

Snee, Lutche, Helmlinger & Spielberger, P.A. Attorneys at Law

Robert F. Kahoe, Jr., P.A.

Boyle Buick

David Ryden

Jim & Sue Thatcher

Mike Thatcher

Chris van Roden

Greek Village Restaurant

Comer Construction

Stephen Messersmith

Streett Hopkins Real Estate, LLC

Stark and Keenan, P.A.

Chesapeake Employers Insurance


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The Albert P. Close Foundation
c/o Weyrich, Cronin & Sorra
139 N. Main Street, Suite 201
Bel Air, Maryland 21014