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April 27, 2022

Persistence and support lead to long overdue success for first-generation college student

The path to post-secondary success looks different for everyone. For Community Foundation scholarship recipient Porfirio Garcia, it is an achievement […]
April 20, 2022

Leonard Center inspired generations of leaders such as Tony Miller

Leadership from previous generations investing in our region’s youth, and community resources such as the James R. Leonard Community Center, […]
March 31, 2022

Friend of the Foundation — Mike Wendling

After seeing the range of Community Foundation’s activities and the impact they have on a small community, Michael “Mike” Wendling […]
March 29, 2022

Bob & Ann Tompert Endowment Fund makes long-term impact on community through unrestricted giving

With the flexibility of unrestricted giving, funds such as the Bob & Ann Tompert Endowment Fund are helping to ensure […]
March 9, 2022

Scholarship for Memphis High School students highlights generations of support for its hometown

The Memphis High School Alumni Association Fund, created by alumni for students at Memphis High School, is one way community […]
February 22, 2022

Howard A. Acheson Memorial Fund Scholarship continues legacy of community investment through education

The scholarship portal is open and students from across the county are gathering transcripts and polishing essays to apply for […]
February 3, 2022

Friends of the Foundation — Dawn and Steve Schweihofer

Long-time volunteers and friends of the Community Foundation Dawn and Steve Schweihofer understand the importance of philanthropy and the significant […]
January 20, 2022

Scholarship recipient Robb Miller, overcoming obstacles and giving back

On Monday, Community Foundation scholarship recipient Robb Miller celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day reading to students at Indian Woods […]
January 6, 2022

SC4 Foundation helps alumnus Robert G. Sargent, Ph.D., support students pursuing engineering

Future St. Clair County Community College students will benefit from a new endowment fund held at the Community Foundation thanks […]
December 28, 2021

Connecting donors with causes they care about

Through the Community Foundation, members of the community can connect with philanthropic causes they’re passionate about. The Challenger Learning Center, […]
December 15, 2021

Yale High School stretches every charitable dollar received from the Kent George DuPont Family Heritage Fund for maximum impact

Yale High School (YHS) is reaping the benefits of a donor designated charitable fund thanks to the generosity of Kent […]
December 10, 2021

Former Sheriff Tim Donnellon launches a new law enforcement fund

The Community Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of a new endowment fund by former Sheriff Tim Donnellon that […]