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Coastal Bend Community Foundation



The Coastal Bend Community Foundation is a non-profit corporation founded in 1981 to enhance the quality of life in the Coastal Bend of Texas. The Foundation makes grants to charitable organizations, establishes funds to serve donors, and advances philanthropy in the area.
The Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce, under the leadership of Cecil E. Burney, started the Foundation in 1981 with a $150,000 donation from the Paul and Mary Haas Foundation to support the newly formed Foundation.

Recent News from Coastal Bend Community Foundation


Coastal Bend Community Foundation gives out nearly half a million dollars at scholarship brunch
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — After a two-year hold because of the pandemic, the Coastal Bend Community Foundation hosted its 10th annual...more

CBCF gives $50,000 grant to support new Del Mar College funding needs | News | mysoutex.com
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

“This incredible gift from the Coastal Bend Community Foundation for the newly established textbook lending program will support student learning...more

CBCF announces 2022 grants online application | News | mysoutex.com
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

Coastal Bend Community Foundation (CBCF) has announced its 2022 Annual Grants online application will be available May...more

Del Mar College receives single largest scholarship donation - Caller-Times
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

MORE COVERAGE. More:Del Mar College gets $50,000 grant from Coastal Bend Community Foundation to help students. More:Texas A&M...more

50K donation aimed at helping students at Del Mar College - KRIS-TV
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coastal Bend Community Foundation donated $50,000 to the Del Mar College Foundation. Twenty-thousand will go...more

Coastal Bend Community Foundation donates big check to Del Mar for textbook lending program
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

The foundation is donating $50000 to Del Mar College for its program which allows students to check out textbooks free of...more

Coastal Bend Community Foundation opens online scholarship application | News | mysoutex.com
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

CBCF currently administers 106 scholarship funds and distributed over $526,830 in scholarships in 2021. Students who submit the online...more

Coastal Bend Community Foundation releases preliminary numbers on Day of Giving
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

The Coastal Bend Community Foundation recently released its preliminary numbers raised on the Day of Giving that totaled over $3 million...more

Day of Giving | Calendar | mysoutex.com
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

Administered through the Coastal Bend Community Foundation, the Coastal Bend Day of Giving is a one day only, 24-hour, online donation...more

Day of Giving offers chance to double donations to Vineyard | News | mysoutex.com
Foundation: Coastal Bend Community Foundation

This year's Coastal Bend Community Foundation's Day of Giving is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 9, when 56 South Texas nonprofit organizations...more



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