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My Community Foundation.

The Community Foundation is happy to share our very first nonprofit video! Learn more about how we help nonprofits with different resources and opportunities. You can donate today to support the organizations you’re passionate about.

Working together to make an impact in our community.


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.

Concept image of a Calendar with a green push pin. Closeup shot of a thumbtack attached. The words Workshop written on a white notebook to remind you an important appointment.


We are excited to announce the nonprofit training and education calendar for area nonprofits!

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

2017 Grants Breakdown by Category (%)

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

$155.6 Million Total Assets

431 Total Funds

1,063 Grants Awarded
in 2017

Annual Growth

  • Annual Grants in Millions
  • Annual Gifts in Millions

Helping students fund their educational dreams.

Mark Ulmschneider is not a Fort Wayne native, yet his love of this community is prominent in all he does. Learn about how he makes an impact on our community and gives to the causes he cares about.

Every day we connect people and resources to build a more vibrant and thriving community.

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