The Buffalo Soldiers of Maryland Foundation (BSMD-F) corporation is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Foundation promote and support charitable and educational activities for the Maryland Mother Chapter of National Association of Buffalo Soldiers and Troopers Motorcycle Club.
Since the inception of the foundation, we continue to grow our Community Service initiatives and increase scholarship funding with the help of your donations each and every year. The BSMD-F provides charitable donations to the following:
- William C. Price Memorial Scholarship. Since inception in 2002, the BSMD-F has awarded $27,000 in academic scholarships to students from the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia that best represents the attributes of the Buffalo Soldiers assigned to the 9th and 10th Cavalry Regiment. Annually, the scholarship winner(s) is/are awarded a one-time $2,000 academic scholarship for use at an accredited four-year college or university of their choice. Click here to see more –> Scholarship Winners
- Thanksgiving Turkey Drive. The BSMD-F purchased 100 turkeys through donations received to provide the Bowie Interfaith Food Pantry of Maryland, Department of Veterans Community Clinic Southeast and Langley and River Terrace Elementary Schools of Washington, DC.
- Adopt a Family for Christmas. In 2019, BSMD-F was able to provide (3) families a gift certificate of $400 for the holidays. BSMD-F raise monies through a Christmas “Giving” Tree donation during the annual Christmas party. Participants donate monies by attaching to the tree. The gift certificates are provided to families in the Washington, DC and Prince Georges’s county of Maryland. Click here to see more—>Pictures
BSMD-F donate to the museum to commemorates the service of 209,145 African-American soldiers and sailors who fought for the Union in the American Civil War. African American Civil War Memorial Museum
Select the following when donating through PayPal:
(1) William C. Price Scholarship
(2) Thanksgiving Food Drive
(3) Adopt a Family for XMAS
(4) African American Civil War Memorial Museum