• Learning for Tomorrow
    Learning for Tomorrow The programs and initiatives we implement are structured to EMPOWER YOUTH to grow academically, physically, and socially so they can realize their true potential.
  • Dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth
    Dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth The foundation works with families, schools, and neighborhood programs to provide avenues for youth to develop their talents and gifts.
  • Servant Leadership
    Servant Leadership We encourage youth by engaging them in activities that highlight community service. By integrating the importance of giving back to their communities in our efforts, we motivate youth to become future leaders.
  • Education through Fitness
    Education through Fitness Utilizing the platform of sports to affect positive change in the lives of YOUTH by teaching life skills, encouraging healthy habits, and fitness activities to promote health and well being.

Kicking Off The Holidays With Books!

Photo Credit - Chris Canty Foundation


On December 11, 2014 the Chris Canty joined 3rd graders at Mount Royal Elementary/Middle School in Baltimore, Maryland for the Chris Canty Foundation Holiday Book Giveaway. The students were excited to recieve their books as they prepared for holiday break. The Chris Canty Foundation Holiday Giveaway is a service day for volunteers to support the reading buddies literacy Initiative. Chris Canty is joined in this photo by Mount Royal Principal, Job Grotsky.

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Visit Our Online Store To Make A Contribution

Visit the official store of the Chris Canty Foundation. Get your favorite cause realted t-shirts, clothing, excercise shirts, sweats, hoodies, jackets and novelty shirts.

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Join Our Team And Invest In Our Youth.

There are many ways to donate to the Chris Canty Foundation. We are asking you to make a monthly contribution to the programs or initiaves of your choice. Every donation counts. Thank you.

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Great Volunteer Opportunities For Everyone!

Without your help we cannot make the impact neccessary to make a difference in the lives of youth. We offer a variety of events and programs for youth and adults of all ages. Please visit our events calendar to find out when we offer these opportunities.

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Latest News, Youth & Volunteer Testimonials.

We encourage you to sign up for our newsletter and check back on our website often about exciting news on the foundation, success stories of the youth involved in the foundation, volunteer testimonials and upcoming event information.

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Follow The Foundation On Social Media

The Chris Canty Foundation's Historic West End Cleanup for Change was a tremendous demonstration of how an organization can galvanize a diverse sector of people, community organizations and businesses to make a tangible impact on a community.

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2014 is coming to and end. We are asking you to join our team and make a monthly contribution to our efforts in working with youth.



The Chris Canty Foundation has a variety of volunteer opportunities. We need your continuing our mission to enhance the lives of youth in our communities.



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Become A Reading Buddy.

The Chris Canty Foundation is looking for volunteers to participate in the Chris Canty Foundation Reading Buddies initiative. start volunteering once a month.

Join One of Our Committees

One of our most important goals is to inspire youth to achieve greatness by fueling their desires for positive life outcomes.

You will have a chance to help us create an environment in which all YOUTH receive personal attention and support that fosters a sense of value and self-confidence. READ MORE