Summer Opportunities

Summers should be safe, fun and let youth build skills, grow talents, and discover new ideas. The Mayor’s Office of Human Services…

Funds summer programs and participates in the Baltimore Summer Funding Collaborative

The Baltimore Summer Funding Collaborative is a group of 10 philanthropic partners and the City who use one standard application for summer. The application for Summer 2018 funding closed on February 5th. The Mayor’s Office of Human Services oversees the community review process for the collaborative. If you are interested in being a community reviewer please sign-up on the community reviewer page (hyperlink to that page).

Coordinates with other organizations and agencies to improve the quality and increase the number of summer youth programs

The Mayor’s Office of Human Services and the Fund for Educational Excellence bring together a group of summer partners every year to plan the coming summer. If you would like information about this group please contact Holly Gonzales, [email protected].

Manages the SummerScape website – an interactive map that can be used to locate summer programs in Baltimore City. 

SummerScape website photo 

SummerScape allows users to find programs based on address, youth served, activities offered and more! Escape to youth programs, museums, and more this summer in Baltimore.

How to Use SummerScape:

  1. Click here to visit the SummerScape map website
  2. Enter an address or area of the city in the top left of the map
  3. Use the filters to select which programs you are looking for; click Submit
  4. To see information about the programs, click on List of Facilities in the upper right corner of the map
  5. To add your program to the SummerScape Map fill out this form

SummerScape Feedback:

This is the first year MOHS is hosting the SummerScape map and we want your feedback on how to make it better. Please give feedback here.

Check out these videos from different Baltimore summer programs!

Summer Funding Collaborative 2017
Enoch-Pratt Summer Reading Program