Welcome to the College of Southern Maryland Foundation

As the leader among Maryland community colleges, The College of Southern Maryland is a thriving and technologically advanced institution that delivers quality higher education programs and services. The CSM Foundation is the fundraising arm of the College of Southern Maryland. The Foundation’s primary function is to further the objectives of the College by cultivating relationships, actively seeking and accepting tax-deductible gifts, managing, investing, and disbursing all funds and endowments raised to support the needs of CSM students and the College.

Investing in the College of Southern Maryland through the Foundation is an investment in the community! Your gift, regardless the size, will transform the life of a CSM student by providing lifelong learning opportunities to meet the educational, employment and enrichment needs of our community.

Our Mission
The College of Southern Maryland Foundation, established in 1970, is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization with a charge to promote academic excellence, growth, progress and the general welfare of the College of Southern Maryland by raising and managing funds, and providing support to strengthen and develop the college and its objectives.

The foundation seeks to provide outstanding educational opportunities and services to students, employees and the Southern Maryland community which is accomplished through successful friend-raising and fundraising.