My Community.
My Community Foundation.

The Community Foundation is uniquely situated at the intersection of community needs and donors’ desires to make an impact. We help make connections by deploying a variety of resources to build a vibrant community. It’s not just grants, but thinking how we can leverage our financial, human and intellectual capital in service to our community. Let our team help you turn your generosity into impact.

Working together to make BIG things happen in Allen County.


We help generous people like you make a difference in our community. Learn how our donors inspire good and impact growth in Allen County.


We foster community leadership in all its forms, collaborating to solve important issues and catalyzing positive change.


We offer seminars and provide resources to support your organization and help you do your work more effectively and efficiently.

Give today, help strengthen our community forever.

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne was created by and for the people in Allen County, and enables anyone with philanthropic interests to support the needs of our community. By bringing together the resources of individuals, families, and businesses, we create a permanent source of community capital to benefit Allen County forever. Learn more

2016 Grants Breakdown by Category

  • Arts and Culture
  • Community Development
  • Health and Human Services
  • Education
  • Other

$137.5 Million Total Assets

526 Total Funds

788 Grants Awarded
in 2015

Annual Growth

  • Annual Grants in Millions
  • Annual Gifts in Millions

Helping students fund their educational dreams.

© 2017 Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne