About Us


Support education, aspirations and the opportunity to succeed for all students within the Howard County Public School System.



Provide all students with

1.        Equity, equality and access to educational offerings;

2.        Educational innovation; and

3.        Lifelong skills.

The Bright Minds Foundation funds programs to provide services and support learning where funding would otherwise not be available within the system’s budget.

How You Can Help

Good people give to good causes. Bright Minds provides needed support for students so they can thrive and lead in the 21st century. We invite you to learn more about our work.

Tell Others About Bright Minds

Schools cannot do it alone. They need the help of the entire community to realize their goals. Talk to your neighbors, your coworkers, your friends. Ask your employer to match your gift. Share your commitment and get others involved.