Do more good. Do more good.

More good for the organizations and causes you value. More good for the communities that benefit from your generosity. More good for your financial plan, with professional, strategic fund management. The Community Foundation brings it all together, so you can give where giving does more good. For everyone.

Invest With Us

The Community Foundation provides the support, assistance, and encouragement that enables you to fuel lasting change and maximize the potential of our community. Whichever way you choose to give, you can take pride in knowing you are building a stronger Mid-South and improving the lives of others.

Invest With Us

The Community Foundation provides the support, assistance, and encouragement that enables you to fuel lasting change and maximize the potential of our community. Whichever way you choose to give, you can take pride in knowing you are building a stronger Mid-South and improving the lives of others.

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A Track Record of Success A Track Record of Success

FY 2021 was quite a year, with a new record for gifts to the Community Foundation.

Just last year:

  • Donors gave the Foundation $124.5 MILLION in gifts
  • The Community Foundation & donors awarded $158.8 MILLION to nonprofits in grants
  • 7,057 GRANTS awarded to 2,012 DISTINCT NONPROFITS

What's Happening

COVID-19 revealed Memphians' generosity. The Community Foundation will make it forever

(May 13, 2021) The FOREVER Funds will generate income to not only deal with unprecedented crises such as COVID-19, but for other community needs that aren’t covered by some of the donor funds it manages. The Commercial Appeal columnist Tonyaa Weathersbee reports.

Guest column: Memphians answer the philanthropic call

(Apr. 26, 2021) While Memphians continue to demonstrate their characteristic extraordinary generosity, Memphis philanthropy tracks with national trends—with more unrestricted giving and increased support to agencies that are minority-led and serve their most disadvantaged neighbors. Read more from our president, Bob Fockler, in the Memphis Business Journal.