The Dorchester Chamber established a foundation with the primary purpose of:
- To support the public schools of Dorchester County, Maryland…….
- To support educational and training programs and activities which will benefit residents and businesses of Dorchester County, Maryland
- To promote academic excellence through scholarships and other programs for students or other beneficiaries in or from Dorchester County, Maryland.
The Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 organization. The Foundation created the Jason T. Wise Memorial Scholarship to be given each year to two graduating seniors.
Foundation Board Members are nominated by the Dorchester Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
Foundation generally meets about three times per year.