Welcome to Stanislaus Community Foundation
A local resource for philanthropy
Whether you are interested in giving a gift, planning a bequest, establishing a fund, applying for a grant or scholarship, or just learning more about philanthropy in Stanislaus County, you're in the right place. The mission of Stanislaus Community Foundation is to mobilize resources and guide their use to promote a vibrant and sustainable community. In service to the people of our community, we partner with organizations and donors to create new opportunities while acting as a catalyst for improvement and involvement.
- We work with donors and professional advisors to help you learn about community needs, assess giving opportunities, refine charitable goals or create a personal giving plan.
- We award grants to nonprofit organizations working to enhance the quality of life for all in our county. We also administer scholarships to help Stanislaus students grow and prepare for a bright future.
We couldn't do it without your help. Your partnership with Stanislaus Community Foundation strengthens the humanitarian, educational and cultural enhancement of our community, while forging a legacy that benefits all future generations.
2013 Catalyst Grant Fund Now Accepting Applications
Proposals for Stanislaus Community Foundation’s Catalyst Grant Fund are now being accepted by Stanislaus Community Foundation to provide seed funding for innovative and emerging ideas among local nonprofit agencies.
· Grants may be awarded up to a maximum of $10,000.
· Catalyst Funds will support projects that serve residents of Stanislaus County.
· Applications will be accepted until 12:00 noon on Friday, August 2, 2013.
· Late applications will not be accepted.