The Spirit of Giving

#CrawfordForGood Nonprofit Registration Deadline is TODAY!

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Today is the final day for Crawford County nonprofits to register to participate in #CrawfordForGood.  Nonprofits have until midnight tonight to sign up.  Registration is absolutely FREE, but nonprofits must register to participate. So far, 34 nonprofits are on our registered and participating list. If your nonprofit is not on the list, register now before time runs out!

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#CrawfordForGood Matching Pool has Doubled, from $10,000 to $20,000

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Fri, Jul 23, 2021

The Foundation is delighted and excited to announce that we will now be matching all donations made online during our 2-day online giving event, #CrawfordForGood, on a pro-rated basis from a pool of $20,000! This increase of $10,000 to the matching pool is made possible because of a generous grant from the Doug and Renee Leuthold Donor Advised Fund of the National Philanthropic Trust. The original pool was being offed by our Board of Trustees, the Carter Family Donor Advised Fund and the Hord Family Donor Advised Fund.

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#CrawfordForGood: Foundation Assists Local Nonprofits

Posted by Lisa Workman on Mon, Jul 12, 2021

Starting Tuesday, July 27 through Wednesday, July 28, The Community Foundation for Crawford County will kick off #CrawfordForGood, an effort to assist local nonprofits in raising money for operational and other expenses following a difficult and challenging year.

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Have a Safe and Happy New Year

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Thu, Dec 31, 2020

The Staff and Board of Trustees of The Community Foundation for Crawford County wish you a safe and happy new year! Our office will be closed Thursday, December 31st and Friday, January1st and will open back up on Monday, January 4th. As we reflect on the last year, we are thankful for our donors, volunteers, and the local community that continue to support our Foundation and the other philanthropic, nonprofit organizations in Crawford County especially during this pandemic when many are struggling. #HappyNewYear#Thankful#InThisTogetherCrawfordCounty

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Over $185,000 Generated by The Community Foundation for Crawford County On #Giving2sday

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Thu, Dec 10, 2020

#Giving2sday again helped inspire generosity when it was celebrated by The Community Foundation for Crawford County on December 1st.

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Community Foundation Celebrates Philanthropy

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Wed, Dec 09, 2020

Like so many standing traditions, The Community Foundation for Crawford County had to cancel their annual “Evening of Philanthropy” event this year, an evening normally set aside to show appreciation for their donors. However, the group’s Development Committee and Board felt that it was still important to name a recipient of the Spirit of Philanthropy Award for 2020, as the need for philanthropy and volunteering is just as important as ever.

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#Giving2sday FCBank Power Hour Contest Results

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Wed, Dec 02, 2020

The results are in for our #Giving2sday FCBank Power Hour Contest! Our randomly chosen winners from last night were… Amber Wertman, Patricia Hargis and one of our anonymous donors! These three donors each won the right to choose which fund would receive an additional $500 gift. And so – the moment we’ve been waiting for – the three funds receiving an additional $500 gift are...Galion Historical Society Endowment Fund, Bucyrus Backpack Program Fund and Friends of the Crawford Park District Fund. Congratulations to the funds and thank you to our contest winners and this contest sponsor, FC Bank of Bucyrus. Stay tuned for our overall #Giving2sday 2020 results total. #Giving2sday #LoveCrawfordGiveCrawford #TCF4CC #GivingTuesday

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And the Winners of our FCBank Power Hour Contest are...

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Tue, Dec 01, 2020

The FCBank Power Hour Contest winners are ……..Amber Wertman, Patricia Hargis and one of our anonymous donors! Congratulations! You have each won the right to choose which fund at the Foundation you would like to win a $500 prize. You will shortly be getting an email from the Foundation to ask you to what fund you would like the $500 additional donation to go. Thank you to all who donated during our FCBank Power Hour Contest and especially to our contest sponsor, FCBank of Bucyrus! Stay tuned tomorrow to find out what funds the winners chose! For more details about #Giving2sday or to make a donation, visit our website https://cfcrawford.networkforgood.com or donate from your mobile phone by texting GIVE to 419-298-5569. #Giving2sday #LoveCrawfordGiveCrawford #TCF4CC #GivingTuesday

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More Than $980,000 Raised on #Giving2sday Since 2012

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Tue, Dec 01, 2020

The inception of the #GivingTuesday movement was in 2012. Since that time, the Foundation and our generous donors have raised more than $980,000 on #Giving2sday. What an amazing amount of support! Our goal is to raise $200,000 this year. Please consider making a donation in support of our efforts. For more details about #Giving2sday or to make a donation, visit our website https://cfcrawford.networkforgood.com or donate from your mobile phone by texting GIVE to 419-298-5569. #Giving2sday #LoveCrawfordGiveCrawford #TCF4CC #GivingTuesday

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Happy Thanksgiving from our families to yours!

Posted by Amy Vaughn on Thu, Nov 26, 2020

The Board of Trustees and the Staff of The Community Foundation for Crawford County would like to give thanks to all our donors and volunteers. It is all because of you that the Foundation can accomplish our mission to support collaborative, impactful and philanthropic leadership that provides quality and lasting investments in our community, now and for generations to come. Happy Thanksgiving from our families to yours!

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