The Community Foundation works to improve the quality of life in the greater Rochester region by evaluating and addressing community issues, promoting responsible philanthropy, and connecting donors to the critical needs of the community.
We maintain rigorous standards for effective grantmaking, and are confirmed in compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations.
For its park effort, it received a $15,000 grant from the Rochester Area Community Foundation and is working with the Community Design Center Rochester and Stantec design firm. CDCR and Stantec will...more
ACT Rochester is a community indicators program of Rochester Area Community Foundation. As with all the others, the Yates County Report Card aggregates data from more than 100 community indicators...more
Catherine Lewis, chairman of the grant making committee at LGBT Giving Circle, said a priority is reaching youth and celebrating the varied culture of the LGBT community. Bringing an author whose...more