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Foundation Directory

This alphabetical listing provides the names, locations and year of establishment for the 1,863 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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Ahmedabad Community FoundationTo promote environmental protection, education and philanthropy insight within India
Alaska Community FoundationTo cultivate, celebrate and sustain all forms of philanthropy to strengthen Alaska’s communities forever. Together with our Affiliates, we connect people who care with causes that matter by encouraging and...
Alaska Conservation FoundationTo protect Alaska’s natural environment and the diverse cultures and ways of life it sustains by promoting conservation philanthropy and by strategically directing resources to conservation leaders, organizations and initiatives
Angarsk Community Foundation“New Angarsk”: Support and encourage public and private initiatives aimed at addressing issues of public importance and local development; promote the establishment and development of philanthropy in Angarsk
Arizona Community FoundationLead, serve and collaborate to mobilize enduring philanthropy for a better Arizona
Armstrong County Community FoundationTo serve the people of Armstrong County and enhance the quality of life by: giving grants, scholarships and organizational support to address the changing needs of our community; building a...
Ashland County Community FoundationTo advance philanthropy and improve the quality of life in Ashland County by supporting charitable activities in the community, providing and administering a variety of planned giving programs, and serving...
Aspen Community FoundationTo build philanthropy and support nonprofit organizations by connecting donors with community needs, building permanent charitable funds, and bringing people together to solve community problems
Athens Area Community FoundationTo promote and facilitate strategic philanthropy by connecting donors with what they care about through charitable giving and by serving as a well-informed and effective grantmaker to meet needs and...
Austin Community FoundationThe Austin Community Foundation promotes philanthropy in Central Texas to improve the quality of life for all, for today and for the future.
Bainbridge Community FoundationTo encourage philanthropy and build a stronger community on Bainbridge Island, Washington
Baraga County Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Baraga County, Michigan. The foundation shall serve as a resource developer, building permanent endowments and providing services to donors, nonprofit...
Beautiful Plains Community FoundationTo preserve and advance the quality of life in the community by developing permanent endowment funds, making responsible grants and acting as a catalyst for community philanthropy and leadership
Beaver County FoundationTo create an atmosphere for and an understanding of philanthropy, the love of humankind, in order to preserve and encourage the development of organizations and programs that meet human needs....
Benton Community FoundationInvesting in our community through philanthropy since 1953!
Benton Community FoundationTo enhance the community through civic leadership, philanthropy and charitable development initiatives
Berks County Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and improve the quality of life for the residents of Berks County, Pennsylvania
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,...
Berrien Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy, to build a spirit of community, and to enhance the quality of life in Berrien County through stewardship of permanently endowed and other funds. The foundation shall...
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
Boston FoundationThe foundation devotes its resources to building and sustaining a vital, prosperous city and region, where justice and opportunity are extended to everone. It fulfills this mission in three principal...
Bow Valley Community FoundationTo develop philanthropy in the Bow Valley area
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...
Brownsville Community FoundationTHE BROWNSVILLE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ACTS AS A DRIVING FORCE TO PROMOTE PHILANTHROPY AND DEVELOP A PERMANENT ENDOWMENT TO RESPOND TO THE NEEDS IN OUR COMMUNITY.
Buckinghamshire Community FoundationTo encourage and enable more local giving and philanthropy
California Community FoundationTo strengthen Los Angeles communities through effective philanthropy and civic engagement. The foundation makes multi-year grants (usually two years) in these main areas: arts, education, health care, housing and neighborhoods,...
Cape Cod FoundationTo improve community life on Cape Cod through philanthropy and grantmaking. One of the ways this mission is accomplished is by developing permanent and flexible endowment funds to help nonprofit...
Central Carolina Community FoundationTo promote, facilitate and expand philanthropy to create a sustainable impact within the community through giving
Central Florida FoundationBuilding community by building philanthropy
Central Indiana Community FoundationTo inspire, support and practice philanthropy, leadership and service in the community
Charity Fund “Young Community”Development of philanthropy, charity and public participation, support of youth and public initiatives, and participation in the development of an online platform for crowdfunding
Cheshire Community FoundationTo strengthen and enrich Cheshire communities by inspiring, managing and directing local philanthropy so that it has the most impact in areas of greatest need
Chillicothe-Ross Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in the Chillicothe, Ohio, area through organized philanthropy by providing leadership, grants and donor assistance
Coastal Bend Community FoundationTo help meet the charitable and educational needs and enhance and improve the quality of life in the Coastal Bend area of Texas through grants to charitable organizations; serve a...
Coastal Community FoundationFostering philanthropy for the lasting good of the community
Coastal Community Foundation of South CarolinaTo foster philanthropy for the lasting good of the community, giving primarily for education and human services
Columbia Basin FoundationTo improve the quality of life and shape the future of the Columbia Basin through philanthropy
Communities of Coastal Georgia FoundationStrengthening our Communities through Engaged Philanthropy
Community Foundation AllianceTo provide leadership and support for member community foundations as they promote philanthropy and build endowments to serve their communities
Community Foundation for CalderdaleTo promote philanthropy, attract donations and funding and redistribute to individuals and voluntary/charitable organizations to tackle poverty and disadvantage and generally improve the quality of life for the people of...
Community Foundation for Greater New HavenTo create positive and sustainable change in Greater New Haven, Connecticut, by increasing the amount of and enhancing the impact of community philanthropy
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 Northeast GeorgiaTo promote philanthropy and charitable giving
Community Foundation for Northern IrelandTo inspire and facilitate philanthropy for public good, maximizing opportunities for individuals and communities in need to realize their potential and to contribute to, and enjoy, a more peaceful and...
Community Foundation for Northern VirginiaAs the premier community foundation serving Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William Counties as well as the City of Alexandria, the foundation works to nurture philanthropy and strengthen our community...
Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin CountiesTo devote its resources to building and sustaining vital, prosperous communities region-wide through the power of charitable giving. The foundation fulfills this mission in three principal ways: working in partnership...
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 AbileneTo provide charitable endowments to promote local philanthropy, and to address local challenges and opportunities
Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe CountyTo champion enduring and effective philanthropy that enhances the local quality of life. The foundation accomplishes this through: partnering with donors to build and steward permanent endowments; addressing community needs...
Community Foundation of BrevardTo provide a cost-effective bridge for all donors to the community’s changing needs, serve as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy, produce an expanding pool of permanent endowment funds...
Community Foundation of BrowardTo provide leadership on community solutions and foster philanthropy that connects people who care with causes that matter
Community Foundation of Burke CountyTo encourage, develop and participate in philanthropy by providing flexible giving opportunities, professional support and responsible stewardship for the benefit of donors and qualified recipients
Community Foundation of Central IllinoisTo serve the Central Illinois area by providing an intelligent bridge between needs and resources through a growing endowment, entrepreneurial grantmaking service to the nonprofit sector and promotion of philanthropy....
Community Foundation of Central MissouriCommunity-based philanthropy: to see community dreams fulfilled through philanthropy
Community Foundation of Chattahoochee ValleyWe enable and promote philanthropy that inspires, facilitates and fosters a vibrant and engaged Chattahoochee Valley.
Community Foundation of DeKalb CountyTo promote community philanthropy by offering local citizens the opportunity to leave a charitable legacy that will sustain and improve life in DeKalb County
Community Foundation of East MississippiTo establish permanent charitable endowments; promote philanthropy throughout East Mississippi; provide a vehicle for donors’ charitable interests; and provide leadership and resources in addressing ever-changing challenges and opportunities
Community Foundation of Eastern ConnecticutTo put philanthropy into action to address the needs, rights and interests of our community in Eastern Connecticut while fulfilling the passions of our donors.
Community Foundation of Florida KeysMaking Key West and the Florida Keys a better place to live now and in the future by encouraging philanthropy and matching these acts of caring to community needs
Community Foundation of Greater Des MoinesA donor-driven public foundation whose purpose is to improve the quality of life in Greater Des Moines through philanthropy
Community Foundation of Greater FlintServing the common good by engaging people in philanthropy and building the community’s endowment
Community Foundation of Greater GreensboroDedicated to strengthening the community for both present and future generations by promoting philanthropy, building a collection of endowment funds, and serving as a leader in shaping effective responses to...
Community Foundation of Greater LafayetteTo inspire, nurture and practice philanthropy, stewardship and leadership in the local community
Community Foundation of Greater MemphisStrengthening our community through philanthropy
Community Foundation of Greater MuscatineTo improve the quality of life in Muscatine County through philanthropy by: building a substantial endowment to provide for community needs for generations to come; serving donors’ needs by providing...
Community Foundation of Greater PeterboroughTo serve as the vital link between caring community members and local causes that matter. We foster philanthropy by pooling endowed and special funds, while our grants to registered charities...
Community Foundation of Greater RochesterTo enhance the quality of life, the foundation is committed to act as the center for philanthropy and serve as the community’s endowment builder and grant maker by: attracting charitable...
Community Foundation of Gunnison ValleyTo strengthen and enrich the community through engaged philanthropy, thoughtful grantmaking, strategic education and collaborative leadership
Community Foundation of Harford CountyTo be the local resource for effective and efficient philanthropy in Harford County
Community Foundation of Jackson CountyTo promote philanthropy in Jackson County. The foundation is a community-focused organization dedicated to: building visionary partnerships with donors and local service organizations; trustworthy stewardship of gifts; providing funds to...
Community Foundation of Jackson HoleTo enhance philanthropy and strengthen the sense of community in the Jackson Hole, Wyoming, area by providing a permanent source of funding and other support for nonprofit organizations and scholarship...
Community Foundation of Kankakee River ValleyTo promote visionary philanthropy to create and support vital and caring communities; build and preserve funds of many individuals and institutions; distribute to nonprofit organizations that serve members of the...
Community Foundation of LouisvilleTo strengthen the region through inspired philanthropy and outstanding stewardship by: partnering with donors and others to ensure last impact; leveraging knowledge of communities; and offering constituents an unmatched level...
Community Foundation of Middle TennesseeDedicated to enriching the quality of life in middle Tennessee. The foundation serves as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy, and strives to build a permanent endowment for the...
Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware CountyTo encourage philanthropy, assist donors in building an enduring source of charitable assets, and exercise leadership in directing resources to enhance the quality of life of the residents of Muncie...
Community Foundation of North Central FloridaTo promote and sustain philanthropy among the communities of North Central Florida
Community Foundation of North FloridaTo enhance the quality of life in north Florida through the promotion of philanthropy and the support of charitable organizations
Community Foundation of North LouisianaTo strengthen the community through philanthropy
Community Foundation of North TexasThe foundation provides stewardship for many individual charitable funds. With its specialized services, the foundation gives donors efficient charitable fund administration. Support for community development, social services, education, youth, health,...
Community Foundation of Northern IllinoisTo serve the four-county area through philanthropy, to provide leadership in meeting charitable needs, and to be a responsible steward to donors of the endowment. Giving is primarily for social...
Community Foundation of Northwest GeorgiaTo enhance the quality of life in the northwest Georgia region for both present and future generations by: promoting philanthropy; building and maintaining permanent endowment funds to be used for...
Community Foundation of Northwest MissouriThrough regional collaboration increase the power of charitable giving and philanthropy to transform our region into an economically vibrant area.
Community Foundation of Nova ScotiaA public foundation created by the people of Nova Scotia to enable effective philanthropy. We work with private donors, communities and charitable organizations to build the financial and social capital...
Community Foundation of OttawaOur Vision: Inspired by our donors, grantees and partners, we make a vital difference in our community and our world. The Community Foundation of Ottawa is a powerful force to...
Community Foundation of Portage and DistrictTo enhance and enrich the quality of life in Portage la Prairie and District by supporting and promoting philanthropy through endowment building, donor services, grantmaking and community leadership
Community Foundation of San JoaquinTo facilitate and develop philanthropy by providing services to donors and their advisors and by making grants to benefit the local community
Community Foundation of South AlabamaTo improve the quality of life in South Alabama by promoting philanthropy. Through wise investments, the foundation helps build the financial resources necessary to make effective grants that positively impact...
Community Foundation of South GeorgiaTo be a catalyst for the establishment of charitable funds which benefit the community for generations to come; serve the varied interests and needs of donors; promote local philanthropy; serve...
Community Foundation of Southwest LouisianaTo enhance the quality of life in Southwest Louisiana by becoming a strong and effective catalyst for building philanthropy for present and future generations
Community Foundation of the Central Blue RidgeTo enhance the quality of life by meeting needs and inspiring philanthropy in the community
Community Foundation of the Eastern ShoreEncourage philanthropy and strengthen our communities.
Community Foundation of the Upper PeninsulaTo enhance the quality of life in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The foundation provides its own UP-wide philanthropy and that of its geographic affiliate members through growth of permanent...
Community Foundation of Tompkins CountyTo improve the quality of life in Tompkins County by inspiring and supporting enduring philanthropy
Community Foundation of UtahOur mission is to harness Utah’s entrepreneurial spirit in service to the common good through smart philanthropy. We are focused on the people, places, causes and resources of Utah....
Community Foundation of Washington County MDTo inspire philanthropy for the benefit of Washington County
Community Foundation of West Chester/LibertyTo encourage, support and facilitate philanthropy and improve the quality of life in the West Chester/Liberty area. The foundation provides support for civic affairs and community development, education (including scholarships),...
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 NevadaTo strengthen our community through philanthropy and leadership by connecting people who care with causes that matter
Community Foundation of Western North CarolinaTo inspire philanthropy and mobilize resources to enrich lives and communities in Western North Carolina
Community Foundation of Western Virginia, Inc.To foster positive change on behalf of the community by: enabling donors to carry out their charitable intent through prudently administered permanent endowment funds; offering a comprehensive array of services...
Community Foundation Santa Cruz CountyTo promote local philanthropy in Santa Cruz County, California, through grants and resources for nonprofits, donors and their professional advisors
Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld CountyTo promote philanthropy to build resources, develop partnerships and provide leadership that will be of lasting benefit to our communities
Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central VirginiaTo serve and inspire people to build philanthropy for our region and to engage in our community
Community Foundation Slagalica Slagalica’s mission is to encourage local philanthropy, develop sustainable funds, provide financial supports and encourage corporate social responsibility.
Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and NorthumberlandOur purpose is to be the hub for community philanthropy in our area – inspiring and supporting giving that strengthens communities and enriches local life. To do this we: Enable effective...
Coquitlam FoundationTo encourage and support creative, targeted philanthropy that builds a vibrant, sustainable and healthy community within Coquitlam, Canada
Coweta Community FoundationTo strengthen the diverse community, for the present and future generations, by connecting people who care with causes that matter through philanthropy
CpF-Centrum pre filantropiuTo promote philanthropy and civil society
Dallas FoundationTo serve as a resource, leader and catalyst for philanthropy by providing donors with flexible means of making gifts to charitable causes that enhance the community
Dayton FoundationTo empower others through philanthropy and community leadership
Delaware County Community FoundationTo encourage local philanthropy by assisting donors with their charitable objectives through lasting legacies that improve the quality of life for residents of Delaware County
Douglas County Community FoundationTo promote the highest quality of community life by developing philanthropic resources to meet the needs of the Douglas County community. The foundation serves as a responsible steward for permanent...
Dubois County Community FoundationThe foundation believes every Dubois County citizen now and in future generations deserves a community that is vibrant, healthy and sustainable. It facilitates this belief by connecting people with the...
DuPage Community FoundationTo foster philanthropy, connect donors to area needs and build community partnerships.
East Bay Community FoundationTo be the organization of choice for philanthropy in the East Bay through leadership in leveraging all assets in our communities to speed the transformation of low-income, disadvantaged, impoverished, underserved...
East End Community FoundationTo guide philanthropy in order to improve opportunities for those living in need in the East End of London
East Texas Communities FoundationTo support philanthropy by offering simple ways for donors to achieve their long-term charitable goals. The foundation does this by: serving as a flexible and cost-effective vehicle for donors to...
Eastern Carolina Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in this area of South Carolina through inspired philanthropy and innovative community programs
Edina Community FoundationTo advance the community as a premier place for living, learning, raising families and nurturing leadership through the development of a strong program of philanthropy
Edmonton Community FoundationTo help the people of Edmonton and area by encouraging philanthropy and funding charitable activities. Through contributions from donors, the foundation assembles and administers permanent pools of capital so the...
El Paso Community FoundationTo establish permanent charitable endowments; to provide a vehicle for donors’ varied interests; to promote local philanthropy; to provide leadership and resources in addressing local challenges and opportunities. El Paso...
Elgin St. Thomas Community FoundationTo strengthen the community for the benefit of all by fostering the growth of community philanthropy; giving opportunities to benefactors to leave a lasting legacy for future generations; building and...
Essex Community FoundationTo inspire philanthropy and charitable giving-matching people, ideas, resources and needs-to make a lasting difference
Essex County Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and strengthen nonprofits for Essex County and the world beyond
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...
Fargo-Moorhead Area FoundationTo enrich the quality of life of the people in the Clay County, Minnesota, and Cass County, North Dakota, area by encouraging philanthropy and developing permanent endowment, assessing and responding...
Fayette County FoundationTo inspire a spirit of philanthropy in Fayette County, Indiana, by enhancing the quality of life through impacting grantmaking, strategic endowment building and community leadership
Ferencváros Community FoundationTo increase the quality of life in the district of Ferencváros through promoting local philanthropy, supporting civic initiatives aiming to develop our community, and strengthening the sense of attachment and...
Fermanagh TrustTo support community and voluntary endeavor in County Fermanagh and provide support for donors to engage in local philanthropy
Fond du Lac Area FoundationTo create a better community by promoting philanthropy, awarding effective grants and providing leadership on important community issues . . . today and forever
Fondation communautaire du Grand QuébecTo promote philanthropy through the creation of endowment funds and grants to our community, today and forever
Fondation communautaire Gaspesie-Les IlesTo promote the development of philanthropy and participate in activities of fund formation and subsidy for the entire community of Gaspe or the Magdalena Islands, Canada, especially for young people
Fondo CórdobaTo promote education, philanthropy, volunteering and health care within Mexico
Foundation for MetroWestTo connect philanthropic opportunity with demonstrated need in Metrowest. The foundation promotes philanthropy in the region, helps donors maximize the impact of their local giving, serves as a resource for...
Foundation for the CarolinasTo advance philanthropy by serving donors, increasing charitable giving, and improving communities
Foundation for the Mid SouthTo invest in people and strategies that build philanthropy and promote racial, social and economic equity in Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Priority areas include health and wellness, education, wealth building...
Four County Community FoundationTo serve the current and emerging needs of the local community, continuing the tradition of philanthropy begun generations ago. The foundation is dedicated to bringing together human and financial resources...
Fundación MaimonaTo promote comprehensive and innovative local development of Maimona as well as innovation, enterprise and social entrepreneurship, information society, research and development, new technologies and innovative philanthropy
Grand Traverse Regional Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life and facilitate philanthropy in Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska and Leelanau counties, Michigan
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 Houston Community FoundationGrowing effective philanthropy by connecting donors to the causes they care about, providing excellent stewardship of assets entrusted to us, and convening resources to address important community needs
Greater Kanawha Valley FoundationTo improve the quality of life and promote philanthropy
Greater Milwaukee FoundationTo inspire philanthropy, serve donors, strengthen communities now and for future generations
Greater Pinebelt Community FoundationTo build better communities through philanthropy
Greater Worcester Community FoundationTo increase philanthropy and build healthy and vibrant communities throughout Central Massachusetts. The foundation achieves its mission in four primary ways: works with donor on tailored giving programs; invests in...
Greene County Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and provide stewardship and leadership to enhance the use of regional resources to meet charitable needs
Gulf Coast Community FoundationTogether with our donors, we transform our region through bold and proactive philanthropy.
Hamilton Community FoundationEntrusted with the responsibility to improve quality of life, the foundation has a four-part mission: to serve as a leader, catalyst, and resource for philanthropy; to build and permanently hold...
Hampton Roads Community FoundationTo inspire philanthropy in the Hampton Roads Community
Healthy City Community FoundationTo strengthen social capital, improve the quality of life in the Banska Bystrica, Zvolen, Sliac region, and support local giving and philanthropy

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