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Connecting Donors to Causes They Care About

The Community Foundation is more than just a funder—we’re here to bring people together in pursuit of a stronger, more vibrant Linn County. By connecting donors to causes they care about and providing grants that catalyze action, we’re building the relationships for the greater good of our community.

Donors Make an Impact on the Greater Good

$194 Million

Grants Distributed Since Inception

$11 Million

Grants in 2023

653

Nonprofits Funded in 2023

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Donors choose the Community Foundation for simple, powerful philanthropic services. Partner with us to start making an impact today.

Investing in Community Initiatives

To catalyze action and leverage other community support, we invest in initiatives that take on complex issues of broad community importance.

“I had learned that the quality of our life—our music, our education, our attention to the environment, our support of arts and culture, our preservation and interpretation of history and many other initiatives—were all attributable to the nonprofit sector.”

Malcolm Peel

Stories of Generosity

Every donor has a story. Find out how and why donors make a difference by partnering with the Community Foundation.

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