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November is Nat'l Adoption Month

                                                                                              read our From the Start story about 'r kids family center


Helen Jones established a donor advised fund during her lifetime to honor her dad, and upon her death created a second fund to meet housing, food, medical and social needs in our community. 
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Ways To Give

The Community Foundation offers a variety of ways that can help you achieve your charitable goals.

The Opioid Crisis

Nov 08, 2018
In small towns and big cities, rural areas and suburbs, the number of people abusing pain pills and turning to heroin has grown to unprecedented heights. The resulting losses in relationships, money and lives have been tragic — hitting families at every income level and across all racial and ethnic backgrounds. Read More »

From the Start: 'r kids Family Center

Oct 28, 2018
’r kids Family Center has been going strong for more than two decades and The Foundation has bee there from the start. Read More »

Tras la tormenta: Puerto Rico un año después de María

Oct 09, 2018
Únase al Progreso Latino Fund para mirar hacia atrás y mirar hacia el futuro de Puerto Rico un año después del huracán María en nuestro foro anual. Read More »

Tras la Tormenta: Puerto Rico One Year After Maria

Oct 08, 2018
Join the Progreso Latino Fund as we look back to look forward at the future of Puerto Rico one year after Hurricane Maria at our annual forum. Read More »

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For Donors 

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90 Years of Being There “From The Start”

Mar 13, 2018
On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of its founding, The Community Foundation is proud to present a series called “From the Start” — a history of investing in good ideas and talented people. Read More »

For Nonprofits

Propel Your Nonprofit to New Heights in 2019

Nov 08, 2018
What would you like to learn in 2019 to do your job better and improve your organization? Let us know. Read More »

For You

Building Talent for the Digital Revolution

Sep 24, 2018
Just a few years ago, Max Johnson was living out of his car after working a series of dead-end jobs. Today he codes software for a New York City tech company. The opportunity he now has, he says, “is a miracle.” Read More »


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