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Foundation Directory

This alphabetical listing provides the names, locations and year of establishment for the 1,876 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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Yolo Community FoundationTo develop and promote philanthropy in Yolo County
Women’s Fund for ScotlandTo spread philanthropy, business and charitable giving in Edinburgh, Scotland
Winona Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in the Winona area by: educating the public about the practice of philanthropy and its benefits both to donors and to the community; connecting...
Winnipeg FoundationTo be a catalyst for strengthening community well-being, now and for future generations, by promoting philanthropy, creating partnerships and supporting diverse charitable organizations
Wichita Falls Area Community FoundationTo provide charitable means for area residents to leave a legacy for the future benefit of their communities, to build agency endowments, and to promote philanthropy
Whitley County Community FoundationTo champion the spirit of philanthropy and grow permanent endowments. Utilizing collaborative leadership, the foundation will assess and address local needs and direct funding to best meet community aspirations. Funding...
Whitefish Community FoundationDedicated to fostering philanthropy, building endowments and helping donors and nonprofits benefit our community
Whatcom Community FoundationMission: To enhance philanthropy to strengthen Whatcom County by linking people who care with causes that matter. Vision: A community working together, giving generously and moving forward. Core Values: Operate...
Western Lane Community FoundationTo improve life in Western Lane County, Oregon, and promote effective philanthropy
Western Kansas Community FoundationThe foundation enriches western Kansas life through philanthropy, collaboration and leadership.
Western Colorado Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and to build and manage permanent charitable assets to benefit the residents of western Colorado
West Vancouver Community FoundationThrough philanthropy, we build a better West Vancouver.
West Bengal Community FoundationTo re-establish philanthropy as a way of life in Indian society; to promote a philanthropy movement in the country which encourages organized, informed, effective and regular giving of time, talent...
Washington County Community FoundationTo foster philanthropy by offering charitable gifting opportunities to donors. The foundation’s purpose includes helping donors accomplish their goals by professionally managing funds entrusted to it for today and for...
Wapakoneta Area Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in the Wapakoneta area through organized philanthropy by: providing leadership and acting as a catalyst in identifying and addressing evolving community needs; distributing grants...
Tustin Community FoundationTo promote and advance philanthropy in the greater Tustin area. By partnering with its donors, the foundation supports nonprofit organizations and public institutions that effectively address community needs.
Troy FoundationTo improve the quality of life for the community served by promoting philanthropy and stewardship for a better tomorrow
Triangle Community FoundationTo connect philanthropic resources with community needs, create opportunity for enlightened change, and encourage philanthropy as a way of life
Trencin FoundationTo promote civic activities that increase quality of life, local democracy and community philanthropy in the Trencin region
Toronto FoundationTo connect philanthropy to community needs and opportunities
Three Rivers Community FoundationTo strengthen and improve the quality of life in the Three Rivers community by supporting and enhancing philanthropy and charitable activities
The Winston-Salem FoundationTo invest in the community by making philanthropy and its benefits available to all. The foundation accomplishes this by assisting individuals and organizations with their charitable giving, making grants to...
The Valley Community FoundationThe foundation seeks to promote increased philanthropy and serve the charitable needs of the Lower Naugatuck Valley.
The Foundation for Enhancing CommunitiesTo stimulate philanthropy and enhance the quality of life in the community through accumulating, managing and disbursing financial assets, and to serve as a catalyst and neutral convener to meet...
Térerő - Közösségi Alapítvány a VárosunkértTo 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...
Telluride FoundationCommitted to preserving and enriching the quality of life of the residents, visitors and workforce of the Telluride region. The foundation does this by providing leadership in philanthropy, strengthening community...
Sydney Community FoundationTo change and improve the quality of life across Sydney by connecting philanthropy to communities
Summit Area Public FoundationTo foster area-wide philanthropy by identifying local needs and offering donors flexible ways to make a difference in the lives of their neighbors
Suffolk FoundationThe foundation is an organization of individuals committed to the following: engage in charitable grantmaking; take other actions for a broad range of charitable needs to benefit the people of...
Streekfonds West-VlaanderenTo connect local donors with local organizations to strengthen social engagement and to promote local philanthropy
Stanislaus Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life of all Stanislaus County residents by transforming community resources into community good, in order to encourage philanthropy, provide services to donors and assist those...
Spartanburg County FoundationCommitted to improving the lives of Spartanburg County residents by promoting philanthropy, encouraging community engagement and responding to community needs.
Southfield Community FoundationDdedicated to enhancing the lives of those who live, work and play in the cities of Southfield and Lathrup Village. The foundation encourages philanthropy by providing services to donors, program...
Southern Illinois Community FoundationTo improves the quality of life in Southern Illinois through philanthropy
Southern Highlands Community FoundationTo provide charitable giving to the community and philanthropy insight in New South Wales, Australia
Southern Colorado Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life and promote philanthropy through leadership, resources and traditions
South West Community FoundationTo strengthen the community of South West Victoria through the encouragement of local philanthropy. The Foundation will invest donations, endowments and bequests and use the income to provide grants...
South Dakota Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy, receive and administer charitable gifts, and invest in a wide range of programs promoting the social and economic well-being of the people of South Dakota
Solano Community FoundationSolano Community Foundation is dedicated to building a stronger community and enhancing the quality of life in Solano County through the support of philanthropic activities that make a deep and...
Social Trust FundTo make philanthropy work for a better world for humanity
Sioux Falls Area Community FoundationTo advance philanthropy in the four-county area by attracting, managing and distributing charitable funds
Sibiu Community FoundationTo transform the city into a place where citizens, companies and local institutions work together to create a strong, powerful community; to encourage and speed the process of social change;...
Shasta Regional Community FoundationTo build resources to meet needs in Shasta and Siskiyou communities through philanthropy, education and information
Seattle FoundationTo create a healthy community through engaged philanthropy, community knowledge and leadership
Scranton Area FoundationTo enhance the quality of life for all people in Lackawanna County through the development of organized philanthropy. The foundation strives to carry out this mission as a steward by...
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...
San Juan Island Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life on San Juan Island, Washington, by encouraging philanthropy, growing an endowment for purposeful grants to community charitable organizations, and building partnerships that effectively connect...
San Francisco FoundationTo mobilize resources and act as a catalyst for change to build strong communities, foster civic leadership and promote philanthropy
San Diego FoundationTo improve the quality of life in all of our communities by providing leadership for effective philanthropy that builds enduring assets and by promoting community solutions through research, convenings and...
San Angelo Area FoundationThe mission of the San Angelo Area Foundation is to build a legacy of philanthropy by attracting and prudently managing endowment funds that match donor interest with community needs.
Salt Spring Island FoundationTo enrich Canada’s Salt Spring Island’s quality of life by encouraging local philanthropy through endowment funds, supporting the network of charitable organizations through granting, and serving as a catalyst for...
Saint Paul FoundationThe foundation actively serves the people of St. Paul, Minnesota, and the surrounding communities by building permanent charitable capital, making philanthropic grants and providing services that contribute to the health...
Richmond Community FoundationRCF harnesses the power of philanthropy to build healthy, sustainable communities throughout Richmond and Contra Cost County. We provide the leadership to effectively engage those who wish to create...
Richland County FoundationTo improve and enhance the quality of life in Richland County through strategic philanthropy and community leadership
Regional Information-Resource FundTo bring together the efforts and resources of people and organizations toward the development of civil society, philanthropy and volunteerism in Ulyanovsk and the Ulyanovsk region; to organize projects, programs...
Regional Foundation For Local Development ZAMAHZamah mission is promotion of philanthropy values through development of new knowledge, and skills in communities, thus work on positive changes and development of new values; knowledge transfer and the...
Princeton Area Community FoundationPromoting philanthropy to advance the well-being of our communities forever
Prince Edward County Community FoundationTo build a strong Prince Edward County, Canada by encouraging community-oriented philanthropy, providing collaborative leadership to assess and address community needs, raising and managing funds, and making grants
Pottawattamie County Community FoundationA partnership of rural and urban citizens dedicated to improving the lives of all residents of the county’s communities by: serving as an effective catalyst for responses to community issues;...
Placer Community FoundationTo grow philanthropy to strengthen our community
Pikes Peak Community FoundationTo advance community philanthropy in many ways and forms to improve the quality of life in our region
Pickaway County Community FoundationTo enhance the Pickaway County, Ohio, community through philanthropy
Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life for all people in Emmet County by: connecting donors with community needs; building a permanent source of charitable funds to serve our area; addressing...
Pervouralsk Community FoundationPhilanthropy
Perth and District Community FoundationTo work within the greater community in order to build a permanent fund to enrich the quality of life throughout the western half of Lanark County. The foundation encourages philanthropy...
Pakistan Centre for PhilanthropyTo increase the volume and effectiveness of philanthropy for social development in Pakistan
Oshkosh Area Community FoundationTo strengthen our communities through: leadership and funding to address current and emerging needs; collaboration and partnership with donors or others to ensure lasting impact; and outstanding stewardship and inspired...
Oregon Community FoundationTo improve life in Oregon and promote effective philanthropy
Orcas Island Community FoundationTo foster philanthropy to enhance and preserve the quality of life on Orcas Island
Orange County Community FoundationTo encourage, support and facilitate philanthropy in Orange County
Ocean Reef FoundationTo enhance responsible and effective philanthropy throughout the community
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...
Northwest Minnesota FoundationThe foundation invests resources, creates opportunities and promotes philanthropy to make the region a better place to live and work.
Northern Rivers Community FoundationTo advance aid to the community and philanthropy insight in New South Wales, Australia
North Valley Community FoundationTo facilitate philanthropy in Butte, Colusa, Glenn and Tehama counties and support community efforts to improve the quality of life in the North Valley
North Dakota Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life for North Dakota’s citizens through charitable giving and promoting philanthropy. Unrestricted funds are used largely for aid to the elderly and disadvantaged; support is...
Nitra Community FoundationTo improve quality of life in the Nitra region based on development of philanthropy and volunteering activities
Nikau FoundationTo promote philanthropy for the benefit of the Wellington Region
NGO "Foundation for Community Development"Our activities aim at improvement of quality of life for the population of the region through social partnership, development of philanthropy and leadership in communities, striving for humanistic, social and...
New Richmond Area Community FoundationTo serve as the center point for service-based philanthropy, creating collaborative partnerships that identify needs in the communities the foundation serves. It develops strategies to provide citizens in these communities...
New Canaan Community FoundationTo promote community philanthropy and help donors achieve their charitable goals
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...
Muskoka Community FoundationTo champion the power of giving and its enduring impact, and connect philanthropy to community needs and opportunities in Muskoka
Missoula Community FoundationTo provide leadership and promote long-term local philanthropy to ensure the present and future vitality of the Greater Missoula community
Mission Viejo Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and voluntarism
Mirboo North and District Community FoundationTo advance charitable giving and business, and enhance the socail & ecinimic strength of our community,encourage philanthropy & grow our legacy through good stewardship and effective partnerships, for the...
Middletown Community FoundationThe mission of the foundation is to: serve as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy; serve as a permanent and growing endowment for the community’s changing needs and opportunities;...
Michigan Gateway Community FoundationFostering a community of philanthropy, for good, forever
Miami FoundationTo encourage philanthropy and charitable giving by developing a permanent endowment to meet current and future emerging charitable needs. Grants are made in broad program areas including education, health, human...
McPherson County Community FoundationTo serve the common good for the county’s residents, building strong communities by engaging people in philanthropy and developing a permanent endowment to provide resources, now and for generations 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...
Maple Ridge Community FoundationTo provide ways to connect donors with causes that matter in the community of Maple Ridge, Canada by facilitating individual, corporate and foundation philanthropy
Madison FoundationTo preserve and enhance a special quality of life for all Madison residents by promoting and enabling local philanthropy
M&M Area Community FoundationTo receive and administer funds and property in the form of permanent endowments from a wide range of donors for educational, environmental, cultural, recreational and charitable purposes in a manner...
Los Altos Community FoundationLACF strengthens community by stimulating local philanthropy and civic engagement in Los Altos, Los Altos Hills and Mountain View
Lord Mayor’s Charitable FoundationLord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation has inspired philanthropy in Melbourne since 1923. Today we are a contemporary community foundation focused on the impact we can have in our community. We aim...
Longmont Community FoundationTo improve life in the St. Vrain Valley through philanthropy and charitable leadership
Lexington Community FoundationTo encourage and strengthen philanthropy in order to provide a permanent source of funding for opportunities to improve the quality of life, strengthen the sense of community, and benefit future...
Laguna Beach Community FoundationTo strengthen the community by encouraging philanthropy. The foundation provides expertise and resources to assist local charities, connect donor passions with nonprofit needs, and work with local professional advisors in...
LaGrange County Community FoundationTo encourage philanthropy and charitable giving throughout LaGrange County, Indiana
La Crosse Community FoundationTo enrich the quality of life in the greater La Crosse area by: attracting charitable gifts promoting community philanthropy; serving as a steward for entrusted funds and using these precious...
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
Kern Community FoundationGrowing community. Growing philanthropy.
Kalinigrad Community FoundationTo promote the ideas of philanthropy in society, target charitable support of socially significant initiatives on a competitive basis, monitor and implement the social climate of charitable projects and programs...
Juneau Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and effectively respond to the needs of the community to create a healthy, safe and culturally rich environment
Johnson County Community FoundationTo encourage local philanthropy and to improve the quality of life in the Johnson County, Indiana, community through leadership and grant support to local nonprofit organizations. Scholarships are awarded to...
Indian River Community FoundationBuilding a stronger community through donor-driven philanthropy
Hutchinson Community FoundationThe foundation connects donors to community needs and opportunities, increases philanthropy and provides community leadership. Giving is primarily for arts, education, health care, mental health/crisis services, health associations, housing/shelter development,...
Hillsdale County Community FoundationThe foundation receives and administers funds for artistic, charitable, educational and scientific purposes in a manner that both promotes the spirit of philanthropy and meets the needs of the people...
Highland Park Community FoundationTo meet the unmet social service, cultural, educational and environmental needs of Highland Park and Highwood, and to promote philanthropy in the community
High Point Community FoundationDedicated to strengthening a diverse, healthy and productive community for both present and future generations. The foundation promotes philanthropy, builds and maintains a permanent collection of endowment funds, and serves...
Heritage Fund-Community Foundation of Bartholomew CountyTo provide responsible stewardship of gifts donated for broad charitable purposes, promote leadership to address community issues, serve as a catalyst for positive change in partnership with others, and promote...
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
Hampton Roads Community FoundationTo inspire philanthropy in the Hampton Roads Community
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...
Gulf Coast Community FoundationTogether with our donors, we transform our region through bold and proactive philanthropy.
Greene County Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and provide stewardship and leadership to enhance the use of regional resources to meet charitable needs
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...
Greater Pinebelt Community FoundationTo build better communities through philanthropy
Greater Milwaukee FoundationTo inspire philanthropy, serve donors, strengthen communities now and for future generations
Greater Kanawha Valley FoundationTo improve the quality of life and promote philanthropy
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
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...
Grand Traverse Regional Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life and facilitate philanthropy in Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska and Leelanau counties, Michigan
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
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...
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...
Foundation for the CarolinasTo advance philanthropy by serving donors, increasing charitable giving, and improving communities
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...
Fondo CórdobaTo promote education, philanthropy, volunteering and health care within Mexico
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
Fondation communautaire du Grand QuébecTo promote philanthropy through the creation of endowment funds and grants to our community, today and forever
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
Fermanagh TrustTo support community and voluntary endeavor in County Fermanagh and provide support for donors to engage in local philanthropy
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
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...
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...
Essex County Community FoundationTo promote philanthropy and strengthen nonprofits for Essex County and the world beyond
Essex Community FoundationTo inspire philanthropy and charitable giving-matching people, ideas, resources and needs-to make a lasting difference
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...
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...
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...
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
Eastern Carolina Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life in this area of South Carolina through inspired philanthropy and innovative community programs
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...
East End Community FoundationTo guide philanthropy in order to improve opportunities for those living in need in the East End of London
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...
DuPage Community FoundationTo foster philanthropy, connect donors to area needs and build community partnerships.
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...
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...

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