Make the most of your generosity
The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo is a 501(c)(3) public charity holding more than 800 different charitable funds, large and small, established by individuals, families, nonprofit organizations and businesses to benefit Western New York.
Since 1919, we have been a link between those who want to give and those people and organizations who have needs in Western New York. We help clients identify options for giving and carry out their wishes.
Year after year, the partners who make up the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo come together to make a difference. With your help, we will continue to empower Generosity for Generations, looking to the future but never forgetting the forward-thinking individuals who have brought us to this very moment. Our approach to giving continues to grow and evolve over time.
Ultimately, our goal is to assist clients in making the most of their generosity.
Community Foundation Updates
Below, please find the latest news about the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, our clients, partners and grantees. To view all the items on our News page, please click here.
A group of local students participate in activities to expand their knowledge of government and democracy through the Communities of Giving Legacy Initiative's Close Up Washington, D.C. Experience
A daughter's wish for a lasting legacy lives on through awards to local arts organizations.
The Community Foundation is grateful for the more than 100 Change Makers who have designated their endowments to address the changing needs of our community overtime.