You Made It Happen | Give Choose Raises $600K

You Made It Happen | Give Choose Raises $600K

Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Yesterday, we asked for your help. Our community and our nonprofits needed you. You rose to the occasion. You showed up for our community in the best way possible. A record-breaking $604,232 for 87 nonprofits who will use those dollars...
Board Perspective | Preparing to Give Back

Board Perspective | Preparing to Give Back

The following was written by Kirsten Langhorne, who serves on the Community Foundation’s Board of Directors, as part of our Board Perspective blog series. I became a bit of a prepper the day I became a mother. I stockpiled diapers, baby food, and onesies. Y2K...
Give Choose | Early Giving Begins!

Give Choose | Early Giving Begins!

Schedule your donations in advance! Visit givechoose.org during our early giving period to schedule your donations in advance of the big day on May 5th. Donations may be pre-scheduled April 21st-March 4th. Our nonprofits need your support now more than ever. What is...
A Principle of Community Care

A Principle of Community Care

Should you help someone in need?  How much should you donate to that someone, especially when you know your gift can save a life, teach someone to read, help them get a job, take care of their child, share the joy of music and art, or enhance the community fabric that...
Board Perspective | Preserve Our Community

Board Perspective | Preserve Our Community

The following was written by Matt Durham, who serves on the Community Foundation’s Board of Directors, as part of our new Board Perspective blog series. Preserve Our Community Just a few days prior to the COVID-19 pandemic dramatically changed all our lives, the...
Community Emergency Relief Fund Grants $25,000

Community Emergency Relief Fund Grants $25,000

Thanks to the generosity and compassion of our community members, fund holders, and businesses, we have raised $58,000 through our Community Emergency Relief Fund. Today we announce our first grant from the Community Emergency Relief Fund: a $25,000 grant to Catholic...