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.
The William F. Thiel Fund, a fund at the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, recently granted a total of just over $250,000 to four Wyoming County nonprofit organizations in the health services sector for the 2017 grant cycle.
The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, a 501©(3) public charity, announces a new hire to further the organization’s mission of connecting people, ideas and resources to improve lives in Western New York.
The Wyoming Foundation, a division of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, is now accepting grant applications from Wyoming County nonprofit organizations for its 2017 grant cycle.