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06/23/2020

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Welcomes New Board Members

June 23, 2020 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne elected four new members to its board of directors, as well as installed officers for the 2020-2021 fiscal year.  The new board members are: Christine Boles – Director of Human Resources, Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana, Inc. Sherry E. […]

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06/04/2020

To The Community We Call Home

To The Community We Call Home This is undeniably an extremely challenging time. Many individuals in our community have been affected by job loss, health ramifications from COVID-19, business interruption, recent unrest and more. As a Community Foundation, we know we don’t have all the answers and we know that we cannot solve everything. However, […]

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05/28/2020

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign officially raises over $715,000 for Local Nonprofits

May 28, 2020 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne #GivingTuesdayNow campaign on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 raised over $715,000 for over 100 nonprofits in the community with 21 organizations fully funded. Over 5,000 gifts were made to the Community Foundation #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign to help nonprofits with COVID-19 related issues […]

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05/05/2020

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign helps to raise over $725,000 for Nonprofits

May 5, 2020 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne #GivingTuesdayNow campaign on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 has helped to raise over $725,000 for over 100 nonprofits in the community with 21organizations fully funded. Over 5,000 gifts were made to the Community Foundation #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign to help nonprofits with COVID-19 […]

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05/05/2020

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Launches #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign to raise $1.7 Million for Local Nonprofits

May 5, 2020 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has launched their own #GivingTuesdayNow campaign on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. Over 120 nonprofits submitted requests asking for help with COVID-19 related issues and the effect it has had on their organization, totaling more than $1.8 million in requests! Over […]

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04/28/2020

Community Foundation Of Greater Fort Wayne and Arts United Jointly Announce The Fort Wayne Artist Relief Fund

FORT WAYNE, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne and Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne have announced an Artist Relief Fund to help individual artists who have lost work and income due to COVID-19. Eligible individuals include: Self-employed artists of all disciplines Artists contracted by arts and culture nonprofit organizations Employees who have been […]

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03/19/2020

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Gives $50,000 to Allen County Emergency Relief Fund

March 19, 2020 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has given $50,000 to the United Way of Allen County Emergency Relief Fund. The Emergency Relief Fund has been created in response to the COVID-19 outbreak happening across the globe. Community members are feeling the impact of the outbreak as […]

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02/10/2020

Community Foundation Welcomes New Team Members and Celebrates Team Member Promotions

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Welcomes New Team Members and Celebrates Team Member Promotions February 10, 2020– Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has added two new staff members and a new intern as well as promoted three employees at the start of 2020. “This past year has been […]

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12/20/2019

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Announces 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars

December 20, 2019 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has named five Allen County students as the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars. The students will receive a four year, full tuition scholarship to an Indiana college of their choice and a $900 yearly book stipend for required books and […]

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07/17/2019

Community Foundation Awarded $579,000 in Grants in Second Quarter

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne awarded community impact grants to 22 nonprofit agencies serving Allen County in the 2nd quarter of 2019. The funding infused $579,000 of general operating support into local nonprofits undertaking our community’s most critical work. Recipients included ACRES Inc. ($20,000) – Attainment, Conservation, and Management of Nature Preserves Arts […]

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