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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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Ann Arbor Area Community FoundationTo enrich the quality of life in our region through our knowledgeable leadership, engaged grantmaking and creative partnerships with donors to make philanthropic investments and build endowment
Arkhangelsk Community Foundation “Garant”To promote social stability in the region by coordinating the efforts of various organizations, introducing innovative approaches to solving community problems, and creating favorable conditions for the development of nonprofit...
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...
Athens FoundationTo enhance the quality of life for the people of the Athens region through building endowments, awarding grants and providing leadership on key community issues now and for generations to...
Baltimore Community FoundationTo inspire donors to achieve their charitable goals from generation to generation and to improve the quality of life in the Baltimore region through grantmaking, enlightened civic leadership and strategic...
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....
Black Belt Community FoundationTo promote community development in the Black Belt region of Alabama
Blue Torysa Community FoundationTo support local activities aimed at improving the quality of life for communities in the region, preserving our cultural heritage, improving public health and the environment, and supporting the development...
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...
Bürgerstiftung ArnsbergTo promote social and cultural issues that improve the quality of life in the city and the Arnsberg region
Bürgerstiftung Bad Aibling und MangfalltalTo promote and strengthen the sense of community and commitment of the citizens of the town of Bad Aibling and the Mangfalltal region
Bürgerstiftung GroßenlüderTo support sustainable projects that enhance the quality of life for many people in our region
Bürgerstiftung JenaTo encourage civic engagement and improve the quality of life in the region and to strengthen the community in a sustainable way, focusing on youth and senior citizens, environment and...
Bürgerstiftung Nürtingen und UmgebungTo promote social projects that are in the interest of the region and its citizens
Bürgerstiftung Region LahrTo promote the general welfare of people living in the Lahr region
Bürgerstiftung RheinhessenTo strengthen civic engagement to support existing social projects in our region and initiate new projects
Bürgerstiftung Unser LeohausTo strengthen civic engagement, support clubs, create local and regional networks and experience new community
Capital Community FoundationTo fund charities, community groups and projects that improve the lives of London’s most disadvantaged people and the environment, bringing together donors, companies, local and regional government, and existing trusts...
Cattaraugus Region Community FoundationThe foundation receives and administers funds for charitable purposes primarily in the Cattaraugus County (New York) region, but also has funds for support in McKean County (Pennyslvania) and some other...
Central Lakes TrustTo make grants for the benefit of the Central Lakes Trust region, New Zealand
Central Susquehanna Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life for citizens of the Central Susquehanna region
Chautauqua Region Community FoundationTo enrich the quality of life in the Chautauqua region
Chesapeake CharitiesTo provide innovative leadership and quality services that encourage charitable giving, build community resources and enable donors to achieve their charitable purposes, making lasting investments in the Chesapeake Bay region
Chicago Community TrustTo lead and inspire philanthropic efforts that measurably improve the quality of life and the prosperity of the region. With new strategic focus, the trust seeks to advance four overarching...
Ciudad VivaTo work for integral solutions in city planning and citizen involvement, based on transport for equality, inclusive recycling and other urban services, respect for heritage and identities, democratization of urban...
Clayoquot Biosphere TrustA regional community organization that works with all communities in the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Region. We help build local capacity in education, sustainable development, ecosystem science and cultural...
Community Foundation for Bendigo and Central VictoriaTo unlock the philanthropic potential of the region
Community Foundation for Blanice and Otava River AreasTo support projects that benefit local residents and contribute to the development of the region
Community Foundation for Greater AtlantaTo strengthen our region by providing quality services to donors and innovative leadership on community issues
Community Foundation for National Capital RegionTo strengthen the Washington metropolitan region by encouraging and supporting effective giving and by providing leadership on critical issues in our community
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 Southwest WashingtonTo enrich the quality of life in southwestern Washington by supporting the needs of the local region and sustaining existing organizations through grants made in the areas of health and...
Community Foundation for Tumut RegionTo promote community development within the Tumut region in Australia
Community Foundation for Western Region of ZimbabweTo provide for the well-being of the economically disadvantaged communities in the western region of Zimbabwe by supporting and mobilizing resources for development initiatives coming from the communities themselves
Community Foundation of Greater BirminghamThe foundation leverages gifts and bequests from many people to drive positive change, bring people together to address community issues, build on opportunities and achieve measurable results, and work in...
Community Foundation of Greater DubuqueTo improve the quality of life in the Dubuque region by serving donors, making grants and providing community leadership through convening and collaboration
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 North OkanaganTo improve the quality of life in the North Okanagan region of Canada by distributing the earnings from a pool of funds and using the earnings to make grants to...
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 St. Clair CountyThe Community Foundation will address our region’s opportunities and challenges and help donors achieve their goals by connecting them with like-minded donors and partners striving to improve our quality of...
Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River RegionTo create, maintain and administer a permanent collection of charitable funds to improve the quality of life in the Rappahannock River region of Virginia
Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central VirginiaTo serve and inspire people to build philanthropy for our region and to engage in our community
Community Trust FoundationTo strengthen the region by working in partnership with donors and community groups
Community Trust of WellingtonTo enhance the Wellington region by funding projects related to the arts, health care, environment and recreation in New Zealand
County Durham Community FoundationTo give back to the community by supporting and enabling the people and region of County Durham and Darlington to fulfill aspirations, prosperity and growth
Covasna Community FoundationTo make local people’s lives better by mobilizing and developing local resources in order to support local and regional initiatives of the community
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...
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...
Elk County Community FoundationTo strengthen our region through development, stewardship and grantmaking as donors achieve their philanthropic goals
Erie Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life for all in our region by evaluating and addressing community issues, by building permanent charitable endowments and by promoting philanthropic and community leadership
Fondation communautaire du Saint-MauriceTo contribute to the development of the Saint Maurice region and to improve the quality of life of citizens in its territory
Fondation de LilleSocial actions, charities, student grants, international solidarity, francophone short story contest, regional climatic fund, increasing public awareness of international solidarity, philanthropic gift
Fondation Passions AlsaceTo nourish the vitality of the Alsace region by supporting multiple projects of interest by associations which are the wealth of the country. The foundation serves as a gateway between...
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
Fort Dodge Community FoundationTo serve as an advocate and a catalyst for charitable giving-developing charitable resources to support important community programs, services, initiatives and nonprofit organizations that advance the public good, foster economic...
Foundation BarossaTo enable donors to make tax-deductible donations which can be allocated towards community development projects that benefit the Barossa region and its people
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 Social Transformation: Enabling North East IndiaTo invest in, support and promote the region’s abundant human, natural, cultural and creative resources; to enable communities of the region to be owners of development processes; to promote and...
Fundación Ciudad Rodrigo-2006To remain open to all forward-looking projects and initiatives that improve life in the region of Ciudad Rodrigo
Fundación Punta de MitaImprove the quality of life of the communities in the region of Punta de Mita and Bay of Banderas, in a sustainable way by strengthening the civic sector in areas...
Fundacja ElblagTo develop Elblag civil society: proud of their city and region, sensitive to the needs of others, drawing strength from history and tradition
Grassroots JerusalemTo develop a culture of justice and human rights; to raise the local standard of knowledge and understanding of human rights as “rights”-not privileges-and to demand them constructively; to develop...
Greater Lewes FoundationTo maintain and improve the quality of life in the Greater Lewes region
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...
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.
Hartford Foundation for Public GivingAs Greater Hartford’s community-wide charitable endowment, the foundation is permanently committed to improving the quality of life for residents throughout the region.
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
High Desert Community FoundationThe foundation develops, receives, and administers affiliate funds which will serve the entire High Desert Mountain region of San Bernardino County, California.
Interlake Community FoundationTo pool gifts in a capital fund that remains in perpetuity, providing citizens with a means of permanently endowing their region and helping to shape its future by distributing income...
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...
Komunitni nadace Tri BranyTo encourage the creation of conditions for the full life of the people of the region regardless of their age, social status or health condition in the Czech Republic; areas...
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...
Lower Flathead Valley Community FoundationTo bring tribal and non-tribal members together to work on projects preserving and conserving the cultural, natural and human resources of the region, with special emphasis on meeting the needs...
Mid-Nebraska Community FoundationTo serve charitable people and worthy causes in the North Platte, Nebraska, region
Moline FoundationTo provide grants to health, human services, education, community development, the arts and other charitable organizations which benefit the citizens of Moline and the Quad Cities, Illinois, region
Monteverde Community FundWe are a philanthropic organization that unites diverse resources, stakeholders and strategies to promote sustainability initiatives in the Monteverde 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...
Nikau FoundationTo promote philanthropy for the benefit of the Wellington Region
Nitra Community FoundationTo improve quality of life in the Nitra region based on development of philanthropy and volunteering activities
North Georgia Community FoundationTo support nonprofit organizations and donors by building, distributing and preserving philanthropic assets to enhance the spirit of community and the quality of life of the region
Northern Neighbours Community FoundationTo provide the Canadian citizens of Cranberry Portage, Denare Beach, Flin Flon, Sherridon and Snow Lake with the opportunity to invest in their community, via income generated from the capital...
Northern Piedmont Community FoundationTo build philanthropic capital to enhance and preserve the quality of life in Culpepper, Fauquier, Rappahannock and Madison counties, and to strengthen the region’s nonprofit organizations
Northwest Minnesota FoundationThe foundation invests resources, creates opportunities and promotes philanthropy to make the region a better place to live and work.
Odorheiu Secuiesc Community FoundationsTo encourage philanthropic behavior and local initiatives which increase the quality of life in Odorhei Region
Parasol Tahoe Community FoundationThe foundation envisions a region known for engaged community. As Tahoe’s largest community foundation, it is committed to improving the quality of life throughout the Lake Tahoe basin and empowering...
Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional AffiliatesTo serve the people of our region by providing leadership and inspiring them to build permanent resources for the betterment of their communities through the foundation
Pazardzhik Community FoundationTo mobilize local resources to solve societal problems in the Pazardjik region identified by the citizens themselves and to work to stimulate the citizens’ initiative and revive charitable traditions
Pikes Peak Community FoundationTo advance community philanthropy in many ways and forms to improve the quality of life in our region
Rancho Santa Fe FoundationTo connect donors with regional and global needs through visionary community leadership, personalized service and effective grantmaking
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...
Revia-Carpathian Community FoundationTo improve the lives of inhabitants of the region’s Small Carpathian Wine Route
Rochester Area Community FoundationWe engage philanthropists and community partners to improve our region.
Sacramento Region Community FoundationTo serve as a leader and trusted partner in expanding philanthropic activity and enhancing its impact for the betterment of the Sacramento region community
Santa Fe Community FoundationDevoted to building healthy and vital communities where racial, cultural or economic differences do not limit access to health, education or employment; diverse audiences enjoy the many arts and cultural...
Saratov Region Community FoundationTo work in the areas of social affairs and culture, organize an annual regional competition for projects from these areas, and finance projects of nonprofit organizations
Silicon Valley Community FoundationTo advance innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems, engaging donors to make our region and world a better place for all
Sokółka Community FoundationTo develop and promote initiatives, attitudes and actions encouraging community and economic development as well as enhancement of life quality in the Sokólski region
South Asia Women’s FundTo create a regional and national platform for South Asian women to ensure, address and advocate for women’s human rights by creating a sustainable philanthropic institution for, by and with...
Southeastern Illinois Community FoundationThe foundation provides services to donors interested in providing financial support for qualified nonprofit organizations and other charitable purpose in the regional area.
Southwest Florida Community FoundationTo connect people and resources to emerging community needs to create sustainable solutions for our region
Southwest Initiative FoundationTo be a catalyst, facilitating opportunities for economic and social growth by developing and challenging leaders to build on the region’s assets
St. Louis Community Foundation - - - - - -St. Louis, Missouri, United StatesTo facilitate philanthropic and community partnerships that inspire regional good
Stara Zagora Community FoundationTo fund civic initiatives that satisfy community needs by uniting civic organizations, local authorities and businesses of Bulgaria’s Stara Zagora region
Stowarzyszenie Świętokrzyskie Fundusz LokalnyTo improve living conditions of certain regions and help talented young people in difficult circumstances
Streekfonds Een Hart voor LimburgTo promote quality of life in the region in every sense of the word
Tara Fagarasului Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life in the region by engagement and knowledge of the community
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...
The Sanaburi FoundationTo encourage and strengthen relief and reconstruction efforts that measurably improve the quality of life and the prosperity of the Tohoku region, which was severely affected by the earthquake, tsunami...
Toledo Community FoundationTo enrich the quality of life in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan by providing financial support to initiate programs that address the changing needs of our region
Trencin FoundationTo promote civic activities that increase quality of life, local democracy and community philanthropy in the Trencin region
Tuzla Community FoundationTo support the participation of citizens in the democratic development of their communities through networking and partnership, involvement and empowerment of youth, and co-financing of citizens’ initiatives and projects for...
Ufa Community FoundationTo develop the capital city of the Republic of Bashkortostan Ufa as modern major international cultural, economic, administrative and landscape center of the Eurasian region
Ústecká komunitní nadaceNon-governmental and non-profit organisation, which works towards an open community and improved living conditions in the Euroregion Labe
Veronica FoundationTo support a variety of forms of dissemination of ideas related to nature-friendly local and regional projects for the conservation of natural and cultural landscape values-especially in Moravia and Silesi,...
West Central InitiativeTo improve the region’s economic and social viability by expanding quality employment opportunities, addressing shortages of skilled labor, strengthening families, addressing critical regional needs and developing leadership capacity within local...
Wright Stuff Community FoundationTo promote, develop, advise, collaborate with and solicit financial support for rural and youth development and educational programs that benefit the residents of the Wright’s Mesa region of Colorado
Yellowknife Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life of the citizens of Yellowknife and the surrounding area by identifying and addressing current and anticipated community needs; and raising, managing and distributing investment...

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