The Grand Island Community Foundation is a growing legacy, not of a single person, but of the entire community. It is, in a very real sense, the community's foundation. Under one organizational roof, it unites donors, large and small who want to make our community a better place for all. When you give through the Grand Island Community Foundation, making your gift is simple. You choose how to give and how your gift will do good. You enrich the lives of others and create a legacy that lasts for generations. Through the Foundation, you can make a deep and lasting impact on our community for many generations to come.
Bill Drayton, Ashoka founder, coined the phrase “social entrepreneur” instead of almost naming it as “public service entrepreneur”. He strongly encourages empathy especially through the education sector, and explains why having that trait is more important than ever now.