The Community Foundation partners with individuals, families and corporations to facilitate and administer philanthropic efforts. We connect our supporters with critical needs in the community and beyond.
Strategic Plan 2018-2020

As the foundation enters a new era of change, accelerated growth and increasing competition, shifts in the charitable sector and our community led our Board of Directors and staff to embark on a strategic planning process.
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Our Mission

The Community Foundation fosters a healthy and dynamic community where individuals are inspired to support, strengthen and enrich quality of life through generosity and civic engagement.
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The Foundation exists to achieve the philanthropic goals of our donors by customizing giving options and making them accessible, easy, and cost effective while enriching the greater Southwest Florida by connecting needs with generous giving. Discover frequently asked questions now and start your giving journey today!
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The Community Foundation volunteer board of directors who work closely with Michael Chatman to lead the operation and ensure the organization fulfills its mission. The team is comprised of extraordinary community leaders, business professionals and philanthropists.
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The Community Foundation honors individuals and organizations making a difference in our community and beyond.Read More