Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne



To build public giving partnerships that effectively connect donors with nonprofit organizations and community projects to produce a brighter future for all people in Allen County. The Community Foundation works toward this mission in the following ways:

  • As a grantmaker, ensuring effective grants that meet donors' charitable interests and address the community's changing needs
  • As a steward, providing professional investment and financial services that preserve and enlarge a community pool of charitable funds
  • As a resource developer, attracting permanent assets that supply flexible community resources for today and the future
  • As a philanthropic advisor, offering information and advice that helps donors and nonprofit agencies achieve their objectives and improve the community
  • As a community leader, stimulating community dialogue and decision-making that help define common goals and solve crucial problems


    Web Address

    www.cfgfw.org

    Community Foundation Background




  

Recent News from Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne


Dental care and treatment provided for nearly 1100 patients
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne

Saint Joseph Community Health Foundation. • Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne. • English Bonter Mitchell Foundation. • Magee...more

Registration open for September neighborhoods conference
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, Knight Foundation

Sponsors include the Knight Foundation and the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne. Other sponsors include Parkview Health, Ruoff...more

Community Foundation awards NIIC $5000
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne is providing funding support for an Enterprising Communities program at the Northeast...more

Community Foundation announces grants totaling $442500
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has awarded community impact grants to 26 nonprofit agencies serving Allen County in the...more

Community Foundation Awards $442500 in Grants in First Quarter
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has awarded community impact grants to 26 nonprofit agencies. The recipients include...more

City releases action plan to improve downtown spaces
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, Knight Foundation

The action plan was funded by the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne/Knight Foundation, the Fort Wayne Redevelopment...more

Community Foundation gets gift
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, Lilly Endowment

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has received a $2 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc.'s seventh phase of its Giving...more

Verbatim: Community Foundation receives $2 million grant
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, Lilly Endowment

Fort Wayne (March 13, 2019) – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has received a grant of $2 million as part of Lilly Endowment...more

Community Foundation of Fort Wayne gets $2 million from Lilly Endowment
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, Lilly Endowment

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has received a $2 million grant as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.'s seventh phase of its Giving...more

Verbatim: Community Foundation receives $2 million grant
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, Lilly Endowment

Fort Wayne (March 13, 2019) – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has received a grant of $2 million as part of Lilly Endowment...more

Geographic Focus

Allen County, IN

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Pioneering Social Enterprise Helps Stroke Survivors Get Back on Track


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Bridges Self-Management Limited is now officially launched as a social enterprise. The organization used to be a program that empowers and rehabilitates stroke survivors.




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