The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo (CFGB) is a public charity holding more than 700 different charitable funds, large and small, established by individuals, families, nonprofit agencies and businesses to benefit Western New York. Since 1919, we have served the needs of this community and the wishes of our donors through personalized service, financial stewardship, local expertise, and community leadership.
The public is invited at 4 p.m. on Feb. 28 to listen to 11 grant proposals being considered by the Buffalo &amp; Erie County Greenway Fund Standing Committee. The presentations will be made at...more
The foundation gave $10 million to the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo for its sports and recreation fund, and provided a $6 million matching grant to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. The...more
But, the endowment funds, which will be held at the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, also includes a provision that the first $1 million can be used as working capital to help cover gaps in...more
Community Foundation Update (01/06/18). Connecticut. The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has promoted Elysa Gordon to the position of vice president and senior advisor to the president. In...more
They met as students at the University of Pennsylvania. She has dedicated the last decade to philanthropy, playing a major role in the Western New York Women's Foundation and the Community Foundation...more