Caritas Society

About the Caritas Society

Caritas Logo Annapolis St Johns CollegeA charitable community membership organization, Caritas Society of St. John’s College, Inc. has two purposes:

  • To support St. John’s by awarding financial aid grants and book grants to students who do not have sufficient funding to meet college expenses and might have to withdraw from school.
  • To offer events and activities that promote enduring relationships between St. John’s and the larger Annapolis community.

Membership is open to anyone interested in the activities of Caritas. More than 200 people from the Annapolis region and the college are Caritas members.

Learn more about What Caritas Does (PDF).

Caritas Capitol Steps Fundraiser—Cancelled

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, St. John’s College has announced that it will not offer its facilities for public use through June 2021. For this reason, the Caritas Society regrets that it must cancel its fundraiser with The Capitol Steps which had been rescheduled for September 20, 2020.

Your options:

  1. DONATE TO CARITAS (501(c)3 non profit incorporated)
    Your ticket purchase will be a fully tax deductible donation for which no services or goods were supplied and which will support student financial aid grants. No action is needed if you chose this option and students will be grateful for your generosity.
    Please email refunds(at) within two weeks and be sure to include your confirmation number.

Questions or concerns? Call the Caritas phone line at 410-972-4505 to leave a message and someone will return your call. Caritas regrets this unavoidable action and thanks you for your participation in our major fundraiser for St. John’s students.

Upcoming Member Events

Due to the Coronavirus, there are no programs/meetings currently planned. Please check back in July for our 2020–21 schedule.

During this time, we ask you to support our mission of providing St. John’s students who are unable to meet their expenses by clicking on Donate at the bottom of this page or mailing a check to Caritas, St. John’s College, 60 College Ave., Annapolis, MD 21401. Thank you for the much needed support.

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