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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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Akuapem Community FoundationTo marshal resources to build an endowment fund for grantmaking, execution of our programs and covering operational costs. The foundation also aims to offer leadership and coordination of efforts where...
Altona Community FoundationTo promote community recreation facilities, youth groups, education and libraries in Manitoba, Canada
Amarillo Area FoundationTo improve the quality of life in the Texas Panhandle through effective philanthropic efforts, currently focused on four areas of particular priority: education, health, human services, and youth and families
Atchison Community Educational FoundationTo assist at-risk youth in the community, positioning young people to become vital contributors in the community’s growth and development, and providing help through educational and mentoring programs that develop...
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...
Bedford Community FoundationTo administer funds from donors to build permanent endowments for the charitable needs of Bedford Township in the areas of health, the arts, the environment, education and youth activities
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...
Bornheimer BürgerstiftungTo support projects for youth and social welfare and promote the responsibility of citizens and businesses to shape their communities
Bryan Area FoundationTo enhance the quality of life for all citizens of the Bryan, Ohio, area, now and for generations to come by building community endowment, addressing needs through grantmaking, and serving...
Bürgerstiftung AschebergTo promote education, arts and culture, sports, health care, nature conservation, environmental protection, youth work, care of the elderly, local history and historic preservation
Bürgerstiftung Bad DürrheimTo promote the general welfare in the areas of education, the arts, conservation, youth and the elderly
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 Bispinghof NordwaldeTo raise funds for other charities or public bodies to ensure support for youth, families, seniors and people with disabilities, and for home care services, education and the environment
Bürgerstiftung BräunlingenTo support services for needy citizens, youth and the elderly
Bürgerstiftung BürenTo create a vibrant community by focusing on education, international understanding, arts and culture, science, research, youth services, elder care, environment and nature preservation
Bürgerstiftung BurgriedenTo promote local projects in the fields of youth, culture, education and social issues, in coordination with area churches, municipalities, associations and other groups
Bürgerstiftung CloppenburgThe foundation purpose is to support culture, youth and social services, education, nature and environment or conservation.
Bürgerstiftung EhrenfeldTo support the community through projects on education, youth services, and arts and culture
Bürgerstiftung ErftstadtTo support education and training, sports (especially in the youth field), arts and culture, heritage conservation, environmental protection and education, land and nature conservation, and international understanding
Bürgerstiftung ErlangenTo improve the conditions of the city by providing support for children, youth and the elderly in education, health care and other matters
Bürgerstiftung EssingenTo promote or evaluate education, science and research, support for youth and seniors, arts and culture, public health, sports, environment, and nature and land conservation in the Essingen community
Bürgerstiftung für die Stadt und den Landkreis KasselTo promote youth, sports, social and cultural needs, and protection of nature and the environment
Bürgerstiftung GemptTo promote art and culture, education and sport, youth work and traditional customs
Bürgerstiftung HannoverTo fund projects in the areas of youth, culture and social affairs in Hannover
Bürgerstiftung Hellweg RegionTo promote charitable projects and encourge civic engagement in the areas of science and research, education and training, arts and culture, environment and territory, and youth and child care
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 LangenTo support education and training, sport, arts and culture, science and research, environment, nature and land conservation, youth, elder care and public health, international understanding, traditional customs, civic engagement and...
Bürgerstiftung LeutenbachTo encourage citizen involvement and support of youth and the elderly, public welfare and sports, arts and culture, environment and land conservation
Bürgerstiftung LudwigshafenTo strengthen the self-reliance of our citizens by supporting people so that they can help themselves and others. We focus on quality of life, education, sciences, culture, youth and the...
Bürgerstiftung MannheimTo support projects related to education, culture, youth and seniors, health and welfare
Bürgerstiftung MühlackerTo support youth, family and the elderly, education, nature, environment, and arts and culture
Bürgerstiftung OverathTo promote education, arts and culture, sport, international understanding and youth and elder care
Bürgerstiftung PfullendorfTo promote charitable projects in Pfullendorf in the areas of youth, education, health and sports, seniors, arts and culture, and the environment
Bürgerstiftung RastattTo promote and develop youth and elder care, education, environment and conservation, international understanding, arts and culture, and other charitable purposes
Bürgerstiftung Region LauenburgTo improve quality of life for seniors and the disabled and to promote art, youth sports and religion
Bürgerstiftung RemagenTo support youth, families and older citizens, as well as education, culture and traditions, and the environment
Bürgerstiftung Rheda-WiedenbrückTo strengthen our community, especially in the fields of youth, families, education and inclusion
Bürgerstiftung RheinstettenTo promote education, arts and culture, and the environment and to provide support for youth, the elderly, families and people with disabilities
Bürgerstiftung Rielasingen-WorblingenTo promote projects in the areas of education, family, youth and seniors, social issues, health and sport, arts and culture, home and preservation, nature and the environment, international understanding, charitable...
Bürgerstiftung RosdorfTo promote projects in the areas of education, family, youth and seniors, social issues, health and sport, arts and culture, home and preservation, nature and the environment, international understanding, charitable...
Bürgerstiftung Rosenheimer LandTo promote projects in the areas of education, family, youth and seniors, social issues, health and sport, arts and culture, home and preservation, nature and the environment, international understanding, charitable...
Bürgerstiftung SalzgitterTo promote and initiate community projects in the areas of education, youth, culture, social affairs, sports and the environment
Bürgerstiftung Salzland-Region SchönebeckTo promote projects in the areas of education, family, youth and seniors, social issues, health and sport, arts and culture, home and preservation, nature and the environment, international understanding, democratic...
Bürgerstiftung SchorndorfTo support civic engagement and promote projects in the areas of education, protection of marriage, family, youth and seniors, health and sport, home care, arts and culture, and nature and...
Bürgerstiftung Tecklenburger LandTo help individuals by providing integration programs for at-risk youth, preserving and promoting independent living for senior citizens, integrating assistance for disabled persons, and assisting in housing supply and procurement...
Bürgerstiftung UnnaTo aid children and youth in sports, religion and arts
Bürgerstiftung VorpommernTo raise funds to support youth and the elderly, education, a democratic state, arts and culture, environment and conservation, public health and social care, and sports
Bürgerstiftung VredenTo promote charitable projects in the areas of education, religion, youth, families and the elderly, culture, arts and heritage, environment, traditional customs, health, sports and recreation, and the whole community
Bürgerstiftung WestmünsterlandTo provide aid in education, youth and elderly care, culture, arts and heritage, environment and home care
Bürgerstiftung Würzburg und UmgebungTo promote civic engagement, especially in the areas of education, arts and culture, nature, environmental and heritage protection, youth and the elderly, and public health and welfare
BürgerStiftungLohmarTo support education, arts and culture, traditional customs and the idea of home, understanding, sports, the environment and nature, animal welfare, conservation, youth services, the elderly and welfare
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,...
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...
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
Community Foundation for Muskegon CountyTo build community endowment, effect positive change through grantmaking, and provide leadership on key community issues, all to serve donors’ desires to enhance the quality of life for the people...
Community Foundation for Oak ParkTo improve and protect the social welfare of the residents of Oak Park, California, with special emphasis on the cultural, educational and recreational needs of the youth of the community
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 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...
Decatur County Community FoundationTo provide a general depository for charitable contributions that will service Decatur County. The foundation supports the following areas of interest: civic and community, education, health and human services, arts...
Durham Community FoundationTo help the community and to provide services for people with disabilities, youth, historic preservation and charitable giving in Ontario, Canada
East Liverpool Fawcett Community FoundationAreas of focus include youth services, health and community development
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 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...
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...
Fundação ADFP - Assistência, Desenvolvimento e Formação ProfissionalADFP is a nonprofit social institution, with recognition of Public Utility, founded in 1987. It has about 2800 “friends”, about 3400 regular users and integrates approximately 390 residents with different...
Geelong Community FoundationTo make a lasting difference for the people of Geelong by supporting education, training and research, aging services, family, health, youth development, arts and community well-being
Generations FoundationTo support youth and other NGOs through education and cultural activities, projects, grant and scholarship funds, and consulting. We also work on behalf of civic society.
Global Alliance for Development FoundationTo promote community building, effective partnerships, social and economic networking, youth opportunities and participation, and education and advocacy on natural resources and environmental sustainability. GADeF’s Youth Community Development Foundation supports...
Gratiot County Community FoundationTo enhance the lives of Gratiot County citizens by identifying and addressing needs within the county, building permanent endowments, and distributing grants in the fields of the arts, education, environment,...
Greater Lynchburg Community TrustTo enhance the quality of life in the communities served by establishment of permanent endowments for the cities of Lynchburg and Bedford and the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and...
Hill Country Community FoundationThe foundation, by investing endowment money to earn income, provides funding for certain local benefits. Specifically, the foundation seeks to advance the following goals: grant multi-year scholarships to college freshman...
Hohenstaufenstiftung-Bürgerstiftung Landkreis GöppingenTo support science and research, education, arts and culture, religion, international understanding, environment, youth and elderly care, and public health and welfare
Hüfinger BürgerstiftungTo promote an atmosphere of togetherness and develop the areas of children and youth, education, elder care, sports, health, environment, arts, culture and heritage
Huntingburg FoundationTo promote and facilitate philanthropic endeavors; support the social, intellectual and moral development of youth; facilitate the growth of a socially cohesive and diverse community where families and institutions will...
Huntington County Community FoundationTo fund charitable projects that will make a positive impact on Huntington County, Indiana, and its people. The foundation is particularly interested in ideas that shed new light on local...
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,...
Instituto BaixadaA social-purpose association created at a meeting of youth and adults in the lowlands and other invited organizations
Kalamazoo Community FoundationDedicated to enhancing the spirit of the community and quality of life in the greater Kalamazoo area through stewardship of permanently endowed funds. Primary areas of giving include economic development,...
Killarney FoundationTo awards grants to support Killarney’s needs and interests, which include the arts, cultural activities, heritage programs, health, education, scholarships, seniors’ services, social programs and youth activities in Canada
Laupheimer BürgerstiftungTo encourage businesses to actively participate in social tasks, to build self-confidence and hope for the future in our youth, promote cultural and social values, strengthen understanding and personal commitment...
Leelanau Township Community FoundationTo support vital civic initiatives until the community becomes all that it’s been envisioned it can be. The foundation pledges to achieve this mission by: helping to meet the needs...
Licking County FoundationTo improve the quality of life for the citizens of Licking County, Ohio. Giving is primarily for arts, education, health care, recreation, human services, and children and youth services.
Lohner BürgerstiftungTo provide aid in the areas of education and training, integration and intercultural relations, youth, family and the elderly, culture and heritage, charitable projects, sports, animal welfare and understanding
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...
Mackinac Island Community FoundationRecognizing the dignity and beauty of Mackinac Island, the foundation serves the general well-being of Island residents and visitors. The foundation is most interested in projects that focus on arts...
Mainzer BürgerstiftungTo support historical preservation, youth and the elderly, health and welfare services, arts and culture, science and research, and education
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...
Northville Community FoundationTo enhance and enrich life in the Northville community. The foundation supports nonprofit organizations, educational programs, health-related issues for youth and seniors, historic preservation and the arts.
Osprey Community FoundationTo distribute grants to charitable organizations in the Nelson area of Canada, which help feed the hungry, support the arts, improve the health and safety of citizens, and enhance youth...
Phoenix Foundation of the Boundary CommunitiesTo ensure a healthy supportive environment in which children and youth of the Boundary can flourish; to support community health services from infants to seniors; to support social services; to...
Puerto Rico Community FoundationTo develop the capacities of communities in Puerto Rico to accomplish their social transformation and economic self-sufficiency, stimulating investment in the communities and maximizing the yield of each contribution. The...
Queensland Community FoundationTo support charitable organizations that provide outreach and support services to disadvantaged and homeless youth in Queensland, Australia
Roscommon County Community FoundationTo improve the quality of life for all present and future residents of Roscommon County by: providing stewardship and leadership; attracting and holding permanent endowment funds from a wide range...
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...
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...
St. Albert Community FoundationTo support charitable organizations working in the St. Albert community in Alberta, Canada, with emphasis on programs that support youth, human services, seniors, arts and culture, and recreation
Stark Community FoundationTo enhance the sound health and general welfare of Stark County, Ohio, citizens through support for civic improvement programs and educational institutions. Primary areas of interest include the arts, education,...
Stiftung LebenMülheimTo promote the areas of youth, culture, integration, society, religion and the environment
Stowarzyszenie CzajniaComprehensive development of the local community with a special emphasis on youth
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....
Taos Community FoundationTo enhance the quality of life in the communities served by encouraging permanent charitable giving for present and future generations, primarily in the areas of health and human services; education...
Tiger Hills Community FoundationTo support health, education, youth programs and recreation in the local area
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...
Walker Area Community FoundationTo serve as a nonprofit dedicated to the nurture and advancement of the community through forming and preserving charitable capital and using the proceeds of that capital to better the...
Wir für Rheinbach BürgerstiftungTo support projects of public institutions, organizations, clubs and other initiatives, primarily through statutory funding in the fields of activity training, education and sports, arts and culture, heritage protection, public...
Woods Hole FoundationTo raise and distribute funds to tax-exempt, local organizations that enhance the quality of life and character of the Woods Hole and Falmouth community. Areas of focus include arts and...
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
Wyoming Community FoundationTo foster the community and enhance the quality of life for Wyoming residents through asset building, grantmaking and increased civic engagement, participation and leadership. Current statewide areas of need from...
Youngstown FoundationTo support local charitable and educational agencies for the betterment of the community. Grants are made for capital purposes, with emphasis on aid to crippled children, community funds, youth agencies,...

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