Mission: To provide skilled and imaginative solutions that address challenges faced by nonprofits, particularly in Howard County, MD. We work on a fixed fee or on a consulting basis. 

  Financial Services

  • Financial health assessment
  • Internal controls
  • Budgeting and projections
  • Reporting and analysis

Operational Services

  • Interim management
  • Board relations
  • Business plans
  • Policies and procedures
  • Licensing and certification


  • Assessment and planning
  • Constituent development
  • Government, corporate, and foundation grants
  • Donor Appeals

  Industry Experience

  • Behavioral Health services
  • Recovery Oriented Systems of Care
  • Integrative Health and Wellness
  • Higher education
  • Charter schools, elementary and secondary education

And what is HoCoMD.solutions?

HoCoMD.solutions is a spin off of the former Bearsolutions LLC, which has been providing consultation to nonprofits since 2007. We’ve assisted with business plans, organizational development, budgeting and financial reporting; designed and managed a cloud-based application for evaluating annual financial data of nonprofits, CHARM™; and assisted Public Charter School authorizers to provide effective financial oversight.

   Harry Schwarz, President/CEO

   Dennis Keilholtz, Project Consultant



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