The Community Foundation is a rich resource of valuable insights to keep you living in a generous mindset. From blog posts, articles and videos to e-newsletters, videos and podcasts, the Foundation boasts an array of tools to keep you inspired and engaged. Check back frequently for regular updates.
Beyond Generosity Podcasts

Tune in to a regular series of podcasts led by president and CEO, Michael Chatman. The podcasts will offer a motivating message of inspiration, hope and action-oriented steps to live generously. Read More

Generosity Newsletter

The Community Foundation’s monthly “Generosity” newsletter inspires others to realize the full potential of our mission by encouraging the community to support charitable organizations and causes they care about. Our newsletter serves as a valuable resource that features the latest Foundation news and events, announcing new funds, scholarships and endowments and promotes upcoming workshops and training seminars.Read More

Generous Living Blog

The Generous Living Blog works to further the Foundation’s mission to grow philanthropy and strengthen society by serving as a valuable community resource, addressing the public’s needs, providing leadership, offering personalized philanthropic advice and target opportunities to better inform and involve others with community issues. Read More


The Foundation’s president and CEO, Michael Chatman is a thought leader in the field and regularly contributes to the News-Press, the Cape Coral Breeze, Cape Style Magazine and Cape Coral Business Magazine, among others. Stay tuned for regular features regarding tips on how to raise generous children, how “legacy gifts must be cultivated,” ways to appeal to top-tier donors and much more. Read More


As a powerful channel to directly connect with president and CEO, Michael Chatman, you’ll learn more about the mission and vision of the Foundation, and exciting happenings within the Southwest Florida region and beyond. Read More