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Foundation Directory

This alphabetical listing provides the names, locations and year of establishment for the 1,864 community foundations that have been identified to date. Use the filters to see the names of all the foundations in a geographic region or country of particular interest. Click on the column headlines to sort results, and click on the organization’s name to see its profile page.
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Albuquerque Community FoundationTo build, invest and manage endowment funds to enhance the quality of the community through informed strategic grantmaking
Arusha Municipal Community FoundationTo mobilize resources, build and manage a permanent endowment fund, and provide grants to individuals and groups in Arusha City in order to improve their quality of life
B.C. Interior Community FoundationTo manage a collection of permanently endowed funds created by individuals, companies, other foundations, and by charitable organizations for the long-term benefit of the Thompson, Nicola and South Cariboo area...
Barry Community FoundationTo develop and manage endowed funds for helping and involving the people of Barry County, Michigan, to make a positive difference in their lives
Berkshire Community FoundationWe exist to inspire a strong generous community in Berkshire where people work in partnership to enhance the quality of local life. We inspire philanthopy and charitable giving, connecting people,...
Blue Mountain Community FoundationTo promote effective philanthropy by fostering private charitable giving, providing management of funds, and financially supporting students and charitable organizations to improve the quality of life in the community
Boissevain and Morton FoundationTo manage donated funds in Boissevain, Canada and support programs that deal with health, human services, arts and culture, environment, community development and service, education and training, and recreation
Bottroper BürgerstiftungTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, a democratic political system, historic preservation and maintenance, development cooperation, religion, arts and culture, sports, animal welfare, the environment,...
Brant Community FoundationTo attract and manage permanent funds from donors of all means, and provide grants to charitable organizations in Brantford and Brant County, Canada
Bridge Builders Community FoundationsTo facilitate and grow community foundations that serve Clarion, Forest, Venango and other adjacent counties. We will: focus staff and other resources on increasing the capacity of our community foundations;...
Broomfield Community FoundationTo accept contributions and provide support through grants in the areas of civic projects, human services, arts, humanities, seniors and education which benefit Broomfield citizens; to manage an endowment whose...
Bulkley Valley Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in our communities by awarding local organizations grants generated through responsible managed donations and legacies
Bürgerstiftung AugsburgTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, arts and culture, sports, the environment, conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung BacknangTo support education and training, student assistance, arts and culture, sports, the environment, conservation and land management
Bürgerstiftung Bad EmsTo promote volunteer work and initiate community projects and initiatives in city history, science and research, education, sports, arts and culture, international understanding, environmental, animal and nature protection, land management...
Bürgerstiftung Baden-BadenTo support elder care, education and training, public welfare, arts and culture, sports, environment, conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung Bernkastel-KuesTo support elder care, education and training, student assistance, historic preservation, arts and culture, traditional customs, environment, nature conservation, land management, science and research
Bürgerstiftung BiberachTo support education and training, student assistance, arts and culture, environmental and nature conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung BlankenhainTo support elder care, education and training, student assistance, historic preservation, arts and culture, sports, animal welfare, traditional customs, environment and nature conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung BöblingenTo support elder care, education and training, arts and culture, sports, environment, conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung BremenTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, civic engagement, a democratic political system, historic preservation, arts and culture, sports, crime victim assistance, environment, nature conservation, land...
Bürgerstiftung CoesfeldTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, a democratic political system, historic preservation, arts and culture, sports, traditional customs, environment, nature conservation, land management, international understanding,...
Bürgerstiftung DetmoldTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, historic preservation, arts and culture, sports, traditional customs, environment, nature conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung DormagenTo support education and training, student assistance, a democratic political system, historic preservation, developmental cooperation, public health and welfare, arts and culture, sports, animal welfare, environment, conservation and land management,...
Bürgerstiftung DresdenTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, historic preservation, arts and culture, environment, conservation and land management
Bürgerstiftung EberbachTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, historic preservation, arts and culture, environment, conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung FilderstadtTo support elder care, public health, education and training, student assistance, a democratic political system, historic preservation, arts and culture, environment, conservation and land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung FürthTo support education and training, student assistance, civic engagement, arts and culture, public health and welfare, sport, traditional customs, environment, conservation, land management, international understanding, science and research
Bürgerstiftung im Landkreis NienburgTo support elder care, education and training, student assistance, environment, nature conservation, land management, international understanding and public welfare
Bürgerstiftung JüchenTo support training and education, student assistance, historic preservation, arts and culture, public health, sports, traditional customs, environment, nature conservation and land management
Bürgerstiftung Lebensraum AachenTo support the elderly, public health, education and training, student assistance, a democratic political system, arts and culture, the environment, conservation and land management, international understanding, science and research
Cadillac Area Community FoundationTo develop a community-wide vehicle for permanent endowments to enhance the quality of life in the area and to establish and manage worthwhile endowed funds for the betterment of the...
Community Foundation for Northeast FloridaStimulating Philanthropy to Build a Better Community: In support of our mission, the foundation is committed to grantmaking that is fair and thoughtful; management that trusts and respects the intent...
Community Foundation for the Central Savannah River AreaTo encourage and promote philanthropy through education, responsible management of charitable contributions and the distribution of these funds, and to provide the structure for this to be accomplished by individuals,...
Community Foundation of Central WisconsinTo help make the Portage County community a better place to grow, work, play and retire by helping people, enhancing education, enriching arts and culture, contributing to wellness and improving...
Community Foundation of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks and RegionTo manage and develop diverse endowments that generate funding to address the quality of life in the Grand Forks, North Dakota, area
Community Foundation of Greater Fort WayneTo encourage requests that are developed in consultation with other agencies and planning groups, increase coordination and cooperation among agencies, and reduce unnecessary duplication of services. Preference is given to...
Community Foundation of Johnson CountyTo provide a means for citizens to make gifts to specific organizations, general areas of concern or the common good, to pool and manage endowment funds for local nonprofit organizations,...
Community Foundation of New River ValleyTo enrich our community by providing professional management services to donors for their charitable causes, awarding visionary grants and scholarships and nurturing collaborations in our community
Community Foundation of Swan ValleyTo manage an endowment fund whose profits go towards improving the community of Swan Valley, Canada
Community Foundation of the VirginiasTo promote and support the betterment of the greater Bluefield area and surrounding communities by receiving financial contributions, providing responsible management for a growing endowment, and distributing grants to effective...
Community Foundation of Western MassachusettsTo enrich the quality of life in our community through encouraging philanthropy, developing permanent endowments, responding to emerging needs, serving as a resource and coordinator for charitable activities and promoting...
Community Foundation of Western Pennsylvania and Eastern OhioTo attract and invest permanent endowment resources, with the purpose of enhancing the quality of life for the residents of western Pennsylvania and eastern Ohio, in accordance with the charitable...
Crown Point Community FoundationTo enrich the quality of life in Crown Point and Northwest Indiana, serving as a well-managed agent for giving and receiving to the local community
Dacorum Community TrustTo provide a locally managed fund for individuals, organizations and charities in the Dacorum area, helping the people of Dacorum to help each other and responding quickly and effectively to...
Dauphin and District Community FoundationTo manage a permanent endowment fund whose income earned is used to make grants to local registered charities working to improve the quality of life in Dauphin, Canada
Deep River and District Community FoundationTo manage donated endowment funds to support activities in the Canadian communities of Deep River, Laurentian Hills (including Chalk River), Rolphton, Rapides Des Joachims (Swisha), and the United Townships of...
Delmenhorster BürgerstiftungTo support elder care, education and training, arts and culture, public health, sports, environment, conservation, land management and international understanding
East Tennessee FoundationGiving to organizations which strengthen the capacity of existing institutions to reach a broader segment of the community, encourage cooperation, decrease duplication of services, and develop partnerships that can have...
Fairfield County Community FoundationTo promote the growth of philanthropy by helping donors achieve their philanthropic goals. The foundation serves as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy; creates and manages charitable funds; and...
Fondation communautaire de Hearst Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life and sustainability of the Hearst community in Canada by distributing the revenue generated by the fund’s management to a wide range of community organizations,...
Fondazione Di Comunità Del Salento OnlusLocal Develop, Social Cohesion, Welfare, Assistance, Fundraising, Fund management, Microfinance
Fondo Región ColoniaTo mobilize and manage resources efficiently in order to promote social participation in strengthening development projects and organizations in Cologne and the region
Forest Community FoundationTo effectively attract and manage funds, to provide leadership in identifying and funding community needs in the former Town of Forest, significant or otherwise, and to help donors fulfill their...
Foundation for Southeast TexasTo manage, invest and administer charitable funds given by numerous donors to numerous community charities
Foundation of Greater MontrealTo help individuals, families and organizations establish funds for charity purposes in the areas of the environment, education, health and social development, arts and culture; to manage funds and guide...
Gloucestershire Community FoundationTo manage charitable funds for Gloucestershire and make grants to charities and communities within Gloucestershire, England
Grand Rapids Community FoundationOur mission is to build and manage our community’s permanent endowment and lead the community to strengthen the lives of its people.
Grays Harbor Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in communities throughout Grays Harbor County by: promoting philanthropy at all levels of giving; seeking permanent endowment funds and other contributions from a diverse...
Greater Poweshiek Community FoundationTo strengthen the community by building charitable endowments, assisting donors, making effective grants and providing for county needs. The foundation’s directors look for projects that: increase citizens’ commitment to meet...
Greater Salina Community FoundationTo enhance quality of life, both today and in the future, by enabling donors to fulfill their charitable desires, building a permanent endowment, facilitating prudent management and care of funds,...
Greenville Area Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life in the Greenville area. To do this the foundation will attract and hold permanent endowment funds from a wide range of donors; it will...
Hancock County Community FoundationTo provide philanthropic leadership to effectively manage and direct the resources of donors in ways which enrich and enhance the quality of life in Hancock County
Hastings Community FoundationTo perpetuate and enrich the quality of life in Hastings and the surrounding area through the prudent investment and management of philanthropic donations. The foundation does this by: receiving and...
Huronia Community Foundation / La Fondation communautaire de la HuronieTo manage permanent income-earning endowment funds from charitable donations, and distribute the earnings to local charities based on the needs of the community in Huronia, Canada
Kansas Rural Communities FoundationTo enrich the quality of life in all Kansas communities, build statewide awareness of community needs and opportunities, provide a vehicle by which individuals, families, businesses and organizations can financially...
Keweenaw Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy, develop and manage permanent endowments from a broad range of donors, and award charitable grants that enhance quality of life in the Keweenaw area
Lac du Bonnet and District Charitable FoundationTo improve the quality of life in the town of Lac du Bonnet in Canada and the adjacent area of Alexander through the creation and management of funds gifted in...
Lapeer County Community FoundationThe foundation builds and manages permanent endowment funds from a wide variety of donors to provide grants that enhance the quality of life in Lapeer County, now and for future...
Liptov Community FoundationTo systematically encourage the development of grant programs in the Liptov region, effectively manage our endowment assets and continuously reach new local partners, who enable us to create tools to...
Marion Community FoundationDedicated to enhancing the quality of life for the greater Marion area through fostering philanthropy consistent with community values by providing a vehicle for planned giving through acceptance, management and...
Masindi Community FoundationTo mobilize and endow resources for the promotion and facilitation of asset based development so as to enable local citizens establish and manage sustainable social enterprises capable of improving their...
Montgomery County FoundationTo develop, receive, administer and manage, under community control, funds received from public and private sources and distribute them for charitable purposes, primarily to meet local needs
Mt. Lebanon Community EndowmentTo build, promote and manage a permanent fund that sustains and enhances the quality of life in Mt. Lebanon
Nebraska Community FoundationTo use the tools of philanthropy, community development and economic development to help communities help themselves. The foundation creates a path to greater prosperity for all by helping communities: envision...
North Norfolk-MacGregor FoundationTo manage an endowment fund and the income generated from the fund to grant to projects within North Norfolk-MacGregor, Canada
North Thompson Communities FoundationTo award grants through local charitable organizations generated from responsibly managed donations and legacies which promote community capacity building and unity throughout the North Thompson Valley
Northern New York Community FoundationThe foundation raises, manages and administers an endowment and collection of funds for the benefit of the community, built and added to by gifts from individuals and organizations committed to...
Oak Park/River Forest Community FoundationTo serve the community by: stimulating and facilitating individual philanthropy; being accountable and prudent managers of donor funds; making responsive and informed grants; and convening resources to address community priorities...
Phelps County Community FoundationTo encourage and provide opportunities for charitable giving, to manage and distribute the funds in a responsible manner and to enhance the quality of life for the people of Phelps...
Pinawa FoundationDedicated to improving the quality of life in the LGD of Pinawa through the creation and management of funds gifted in perpetuity and the distribution of earnings generated from these...
Portage FoundationTo perform as a responsible solicitor and prudent manager of charitable gifts and bequests which enrich the community through funding of various charities
Porter County Community FoundationThe foundation provides resources and ideas by which donors can make lasting contributions to humanitarian, cultural, educational, recreational and environmental causes in Porter County, Indiana, and provides asset management which...
Renton Community FoundationTo manage a group of individual charitable funds for a broad array of community services such as the arts, health care, pet care, education, emergency services and more
Santa Barbara FoundationTo enrich the lives of the people of Santa Barbara County through philanthropy. To achieve this mission, the foundation will: serve as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy; strive...
SurreyCares Community FoundationOur primary mandate is to support philanthropic giving to local causes throughout Surrey, BC. We’re a registered charity, and a member of Community Foundations of Canada. We’re non-political and non-partisan....
Tucker Community FoundationTo build a permanent pool of endowed funds to serve the broad charitable needs of the community, to manage these funds responsibly, and to use them efficiently in responding to...
Waco FoundationWaco Foundation promotes solutions to community challenges, strengthens local nonprofits, engages philanthropists and manages charitable assets in order to improve quality of life in McLennan County.
Wayne County Community FoundationTo encourage individuals who have prospered in Wayne County to leave part of their estates for the good of the community in which they lived; assist community nonprofit organizations in...
Western Colorado Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and to build and manage permanent charitable assets to benefit the residents of western Colorado

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