Tulsa Community Foundation was founded in 1998 and it exists to make charitable giving more meaningful and efficient.
The foundation started out as one of the smallest commmunity foundations in the nation with total assets of $117,000 at the end of 1998. By 2005, they surpassed the New York Community Trust in total asset size. Today, they are branded as the largest community foundation in the US.
Since its inception, TCF has enhanced the qualify of life in eastern Oklahoma by providing individualized services to donors, serving as a catalyst for vital local issues, sharing community knowledge with the public, maintaining effective financial stewardship of assets and maximizing return on investment for each grant made.
Since 2006, the foundation has partnered with the national Fund for Teachers and the Tulsa Community Foundation to provide grants of up to $5,000 for individuals and $10,000 for teams of teachers for...more
Tulsa Area United Way won the 2018 Tulsa Community Foundation Award for Excellence, during the 11th annual Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence Awards April 14 in Tulsa. The organization also will receive a...more
The Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits named Tulsa Area United Way as winner of the 2018 Tulsa Community Foundation Award for Excellence and a $10,000 grant during the 11th annual Oklahoma Nonprofit...more
Bill earlier served as Board Chair for ASHA, Philbrook Museum of Art, as well as Tulsa Community Foundation, the largest community foundation in the nation during his tenure. Bill co-chaired the...more