Make the most of your generosity
The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo is a 501(c)3 public charity holding more than 750 different charitable funds, large and small, established by individuals, families, nonprofit organizations and businesses to benefit Western New York.
For over 95 years, we've 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.
The Community Foundation host leaders from the Mexican philanthropic community for a two-day learning exchange that focused on philanthropy and community impact.
The Yahoo Community Benefit Fund awards grants totaling more than $245,000 to 11 Niagara County organizations for the 2016 granting year.
The Communities of Giving Legacy Initiative announces new programs to connect local Buffalo-Niagara philanthropic organizations and individuals of color.