Your gift to the Community Foundation helps build our region’s endowment to support changing needs and worthy causes, now and forever.
If you prefer to give to a specific fund, search our database below.
To find a specific fund: Enter one or more words in the search box below. You can type in a word that appears in the name of the fund or the fund description (e.g., “Bullis” or “scholarship”). If you are interested in seeing all of the funds that support a cause, type in a general keyword like “historical preservation.”
Arts Prevail FundEstablished by the Community Foundation to provide adaptive equipment and technology to help arts organizations reopen or resume operations, promote racial equity in the arts, and use art forms to document this historic moment in time, including the local racial equity movement and COVID-19. Get more details on the Community Foundation’s commitment to equity and a link to a webinar called “Working Together to Support Vibrancy and Equity in the Arts” at www.racf.org/Equity.
City Children’s Cultural Enhancement FundThis fund benefits the least privileged children in Grades 3 and 4 in Rochester schools by providing experiences to enrich and broaden their understanding of the world through the educational programs of RMSC, TYKEs Theatre, and Wild Wings at Mendon Ponds Park. Donations are being accepted in memory of Andrew P. Yanish
Education FundThis permanent fund supports projects, programs, and initiatives throughout our eight-county region that address the factors that create gaps both in educational systems and individual pathways to achievement.
Max Kamin-Cross Positive Social Action FundEstablished to honor a local advocate who was passionate about positive change and social justice.
Racial Equity and Social Justice FundThis Foundation Fund supports projects, programs, and initiatives that address and remedy inequities and injustices and build common ground throughout our eight-county region.
Successful Aging, Health, and Well-Being FundThis endowed fund supports programs, and initiatives that encourage the health, well-being, and successful aging of our region’s residents.
Michael Tobin Memorial FundSupports the charitable interests of the fund founder. Accepting donations in memory of Jean Tobin.
A & B AssociatesA graduate of Cranston High School East in Rhode Island established this fund to provide an annual award to a graduating senior who plans to attend Brown University in Providence and live on campus.
AAIR Charitable Trust FundEstablished by Allergy, Asthma, Immunology of Rochester, the fund supports the charitable interests of the fund founder.
Questions About Your Search?
Email Philanthropic Services Officer Kate Kidera, or call her at 585.341.4337. She will be happy to assist you.