The Community Foundation of Collier County relies on the philanthropy of friends who support the vision to be a community leader and driving force that brings together nonprofit organizations, corporate entities and philanthropic individuals for a common purpose – to serve and better our community.
A word about the AmazonSmile Program and the benefits to the Community Foundation: The Community Foundation of Collier County is an approved AmazonSmile nonprofit. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the Community Foundation. Log on to smile.amazon.com. Sign in to your existing Amazon.com account as usual and, before you start shopping, select the Community Foundation of Collier County. Truly, the gift that keeps on giving.
The Community Counts on Us and We Count On You
The power of community is the driving force behind what we do at the Community Foundation of Collier County. We appreciate your support of critical causes and the big-picture goals of the community, and we ask for your continued support. By making a financial contribution towards our $100,000 operational goal, you are making an investment in your community and its future.
Thanks to the support of donors like you, the Community Foundation of Collier County celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2015. This past year, we:
•Reached $100 million in charitable assets, now ranking in the top 10 of the 25 Florida community foundations.
•Made a record $10.3 million in distributions to nearly 600 organizations in support of vital programs and critical needs in Collier County and beyond.
•Awarded more than $250,000 in scholarships, helping 76 Collier County students pursue their dreams of attending college.
•Rallied Collier County philanthropists to raise more than $1.8 million for 30 local nonprofit organizations through Give Where You Live.
•Partnered with the Conservancy of Southwest Florida and the United Arts Council to launch Turtles on the Town, a year-long community-wide arts and education project.
Results like these can only be achieved with support from donors like you. Please consider a contribution to our Annual Appeal, as part of your annual giving. While you may have recently supported our capital campaign for new office space, we invite you to continue the journey of charitable giving with us. Thank you for your generosity.
Donations made through our site are not refundable and credit card transaction fees will be charged. The current fee is approximately 3.6 percent.