News

Community Foundation Bucks National Trend With Increase in Donations

June 22nd, 2016

For the fiscal year that ended April 30, CFGM received $195 million in donations – a 15.2 percent increase from the previous year’s $169.3 million, and almost a three-fold increase from $76.8 million three years ago.  read more »

The Information You Need for the Impact You Want: Two New Websites Link Data with Donor Action

June 20th, 2016

The Midsouth has a new set of online tools to help citizens better understand their region—and support the nonprofit organizations that are working to make it better. Read more in the online newsletter of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.  read more »

June 2016 eNews

June 15th, 2016

Focused funding on education, Annual Meeting photos, and new Board leadership read more »

Grant committee announces funding focus on K-12 students during their out-of-school time

June 7th, 2016

After a year of evaluation, the Community Foundation's Grants & Initiatives committee decided to spend its grant making budget of $300,000 on organizations that serve K-12 students during their out-of-school time. read more »