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 Wyoming Foundation announces awards totaling more than $14,000 to 12 Wyoming County nonprofit organizations for its 2016 grant cycle.
The Communities of Giving Legacy Initiative's new grant opportunity under the Emerging Philanthropists of Color award inaugural grants to two local youth-serving organizations at signature event.
The number of Western New Yorkers giving to local organizations is continuing to increase. Thousands of people donated last year, giving millions of dollars to community nonprofits.