Community Foundations Prepare to Help with Hurricane Dorian Relief
Community Foundations Step Forward in Wake of Tragic Mass Shootings
As Hurricane Dorian approaches the East Coast, community foundations throughout the southeast have activated disaster relief funds to help those affected by the storm.
Community foundations in the region have a long history of raising money and providing support in the wake of hurricanes and tropical storms. As a result, many organizations are reactivating existing funds.
Columbus Foundation Commits To Creating Affordable Housing in Central Ohio
As communities mourn tragic mass shootings, community foundations lead fundraising efforts for victims.
From Pearl Jam to PR Campaign: How the Seattle Foundation Helps Fight Homelessness
The Columbus Foundation is investing big in affordable housing as central Ohio region grows.
Community Foundations Continue 2020 Census Leadership As Court Battles Continue
The Seattle Foundation raises funds to fights homelessness and works to correct misperceptions about the city’s homeless population at the same time.
Community Foundation of Greater Washington Leads Effort to End Homelessness in D.C.
The Supreme Court this week decided that it will allow lower courts to decide whether or not the Trump administration’s request for the government to include a citizenship question on the 2020 Census.
But while the question plays out in the legal arena, community foundations and their nonprofit partners are still hard at work to ensure that not only do historically undercounted communities receive the financial resources necessary for a truly accurate count, but that those dollars are strategically targeted toward community-based nonprofits doing the work closest to those populations.
Chicago Community Trust Brings City Together To Draft "Memos to the Mayor" Over Meals
In Washington, D.C., more than 6,000 people sleep without adequate shelter any night of the year.
The Greater Washington Community Foundation wants to change that.
How One Florida Community Foundation Is Addressing Florida's Mental Health Care Deficits
The Chicago Community Trust has long recognized the transformative power that can happen in a community when people come together to break bread.
This month, it’s testing whether that power can extend to influencing citywide policy, too.
Cleveland Foundation Commits to $150 in Million Social Impact Investing by 2022
The Women’s Giving Alliance, an initiative of the Community Foundation of Northeast Florida, awarded $2 million in grants over five years to organizations the provide mental health support to women and girls.
The Cleveland Foundation continues legacy of social impact investing with $150 million commitment by the end of 2022.