Top Lists

The following four lists rank the top 100 largest community foundations by asset size, distribution rate, total transactions, and gifts per capita.

Top 100 Foundations by Gifts Per Capita

Gifts per capita is calculated by dividing the foundation’s total gifts (including supporting organizations) by the population of the foundation’s service area. The service area is defined by each community foundation.
Updated 1/26/2018

Rank Foundation Gifts per Capita Population of Area Served
1 Community Foundation of Jackson Hole $1,261.60 20,000
2 Marin Community Foundation $554.52 250,000
3 Silicon Valley Community Foundation $534.72 2,600,000
4 Orcas Island Community Foundation $487.01 5,000
5 Grand Haven Area Community Foundation $319.12 72,000
6 Greater Kansas City Community Foundation $253.90 1,777,480
7 The Winston-Salem Foundation $240.54 371,500
8 Foundation For The Carolinas $209.88 2,531,470
9 Harrison County Community Foundation, Inc. $209.39 39,578
10 Spartanburg County Foundation $180.20 293,542
11 The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation $154.88 74,000
12 Omaha Community Foundation $154.52 1,000,000
13 Warren County Community Foundation $152.40 8,269
14 The Columbus Foundation $151.38 2,000,000
15 Rush County Community Foundation $148.47 17,392
16 Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, Inc. $147.03 1,324,110
17 Phelps County Community Foundation, Inc. $122.02 10,000
18 OakPark/River Forest Community Foundation $112.77 64,000
19 Community Foundation of Wabash County $112.24 32,138
20 Tulsa Community Foundation $110.90 1,500,000
21 Community Foundation of Elkhart County $110.02 203,781
22 Madison Community Foundation $104.29 525,000
23 The Community Foundation of Collier County $103.83 335,000
24 Community Foundation of Greater Flint $103.06 400,000
25 Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe County $100.02 144,705
26 Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines $98.83 633,500
27 Kalamazoo Community Foundation $94.76 250,000
28 Dubois County Community Foundation, Inc. $92.74 42,461
29 Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation, Inc. $92.66 40,000
30 Hutchinson Community Foundation $89.66 64,000
31 Rochester Area Community Foundation $83.77 1,180,000
32 Community Foundation For Monterey County $83.24 433,898
33 The Dayton Foundation $80.34 996,700
34 Santa Barbara Foundation $79.30 435,000
35 Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia $75.53 1,100,000
36 Blue River Foundation, Inc. $75.00 44,729
37 Princeton Area Community Foundation $74.59 370,000
38 Greater Houston Community Foundation $72.00 2,240,000
39 Community Foundation Santa Cruz County $71.05 249,666
40 The Dallas Foundation $70.40 2,500,000
41 Greater Green Bay Community Foundation, Inc. $69.03 225,000
42 Richland County Foundation $67.76 120,000
43 Blackford County Community Foundation $67.61 12,298
44 San Angelo Area Foundation $67.05 165,000
45 Kosciusko County Community Foundation, Inc. $66.32 78,620
46 Portland Foundation $64.43 21,121
47 The Oregon Community Foundation $64.20 3,970,000
48 Ohio County Community Foundation $61.37 5,994
49 Orange County Community Foundation Inc. $61.00 19,605
50 Baton Rouge Area Foundation $60.95 1,000,000
51 Heritage Fund - The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County, Inc. $60.86 81,162
52 Benton Community Foundation $60.10 8,681
53 Community Foundation of the Ozarks $59.07 800,000
54 Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc. $58.51 390,000
55 Gulf Coast Community Foundation (FL) $58.06 550,000
56 The Rhode Island Community Foundation $57.39 1,055,000
57 Indian River Community Foundation $54.69 150,000
58 Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation $54.25 32,694
59 The Minneapolis Foundation $54.15 1,000,000
60 Fulton County Community Foundation $53.41 20,315
61 Santa Fe Community Foundation $52.41 268,000
62 Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo $52.40 1,000,000
63 Adirondack Foundation $52.05 200,000
64 Seattle Foundation $51.53 2,044,450
65 Union County Foundation $51.32 7,182
66 Community Foundation of Sarasota County $50.13 963,000
67 Whitley County Community Foundation, Inc. $49.97 33,406
68 Community Foundation of Chippewa County $49.06 63,649
69 The Vermont Community Foundation $48.52 650,000
70 Tipton County Foundation, Inc. $45.94 15,267
71 Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque $45.87 233,791
72 Starke County Community Foundation $45.78 22,958
73 Decatur County Community Foundation $45.30 26,521
74 The Boston Foundation $43.57 2,500,000
75 Western Indiana Community Foundation $43.18 16,591
76 Community Foundation for Muskegon County $42.23 252,196
77 The Putnam County Community Foundation, Inc. $41.80 37,585
78 The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida $41.40 1,498,000
79 Oklahoma City Community Foundation, Inc. $41.35 1,000,000
80 Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation $40.49 310,000
81 Erie Community Foundation $40.15 280,000
82 Franklin County Community Foundation, Inc. $39.57 22,872
83 Community Foundation of Henderson County, Inc. $39.31 110,000
84 Community Foundation of Western Nevada $39.13 535,000
85 Dearborn County Community Foundation $37.23 49,455
86 The Chicago Community Trust $37.03 9,000,000
87 The Greater Cincinnati Foundation $37.00 2,100,000
88 Central Indiana Community Foundation, Inc. $36.99 1,208,290
89 Adams County Community Foundation, Inc. $36.90 34,980
90 Lincoln Community Foundation, Inc. $36.64 306,468
91 Parke County Community Foundation $36.32 16,901
92 The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven $35.87 641,444
93 Toledo Community Foundation, Inc. $35.73 500,000
94 Hawaii Community Foundation $34.93 1,400,000
95 The San Francisco Foundation $34.79 4,335,390
96 Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro $34.55 600,000
97 The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut $33.42 275,000
98 New Hampshire Charitable Foundation $33.39 1,309,940
99 Pike County Community Foundation $32.66 12,766
100 Stark Community Foundation $32.30 415,000

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