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The Delaware Community Foundation manages charitable funds for individuals, families, businesses and organizations, and distributes income from the funds as grants to humanitarian, educational, health and cultural entities throughout the First State.

With nearly 900 funds, more than $230 million in assets and annual grants of over $15 million, the Foundation provides a lasting source of charitable funding to benefit Delawareans now and for generations to come. For more than 20 years, the Foundation has been connecting people who care with causes they care about, helping to make Delaware a better place to live.

Recent News from Delaware Community Foundation


Delaware nonprofits seek Giving Tuesday donations Nov. 30 | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

... among Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement, the Delaware Community Foundation, Philanthropy Delaware and the United Way of...more

The Georgetown Circle to be lit in green Nov. 15 | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

The Delaware Community Foundation and the Town of Georgetown will light up The Circle in green for the week of Monday,...more

DCF welcomes accounting associate Jacqueline Mwangi | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

The Delaware Community Foundation recently welcomed Jacqueline Mwangi as an accounting associate. The accounting associate is a key member of...more

Delaware Community Foundation members earn professional designation | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

... vice president of philanthropy, and Rebecca Elzey, senior philanthropy officer, ... leading to a stronger philanthropic community in...more

Georgetown-Millsboro Rotary grant applications open | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

Organizations may submit a new application in subsequent years. For more information, contact the Southern Delaware office of the Delaware Community...more

Giving back: Sharp Energy, Community Foundation, Bank of America, Delmarva Power ...
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

The Delaware Covid-19 Strategic Response Fund, a partnership of the Delaware Community Foundation (DCF) and Philanthropy Delaware, awarded $165,000...more

Nonprofit Support Fund applications re-open Oct. 4 - DBT - Delaware Business Times
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

The Delaware Nonprofit Support Program consists of a government/nonprofit/philanthropy partnership to bring $25 Million of funding to the nonprofit...more

COVID-19 response grants help build capacity to innovate | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

The Delaware COVID-19 Strategic Response Fund, a partnership of the Delaware Community Foundation and Philanthropy Delaware, awarded $165,000...more

Community Foundation CEO Virtual Roundtable: Impact Investing - Part 1 | Council on Foundations
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation, Topeka Community Foundation

September Roundtables Focus: Impact Investing Part 1 & 2 Designed by and for community foundation CEOs, this two-part CEO/COF webinar session...more

Community Briefs 8/26/21 | Cape Gazette
Foundation: Delaware Community Foundation

Honoring the wishes of the late Helen Eliason, the Delaware Community Foundation has awarded $538,981 in grants from the philanthropist's Fund...more



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