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

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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.

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Rank Foundation Gifts per Capita Population of Area Served
1 Whitefish Community Foundation $1,171.41 9,000
2 Community Foundation of Jackson Hole $742.16 34,000
3 Orcas Island Community Foundation $674.44 5,000
4 Marin Community Foundation $567.90 250,000
5 Telluride Foundation $556.80 13,000
6 Silicon Valley Community Foundation $539.05 2,545,000
7 The Winston-Salem Foundation $424.61 369,019
8 Community Foundation of Southern Indiana $371.22 192,149
9 Community Foundation for Nantucket $354.58 15,000
10 Manistee County Community Foundation $352.70 24,000
11 Phelps County Community Foundation, Inc. $286.97 10,000
12 Greater Kansas City Community Foundation $281.16 1,799,422
13 Foundation For The Carolinas $243.78 2,531,472
14 Harrison County Community Foundation, Inc. $229.51 39,578
15 Community Foundation of Elkhart County $214.33 203,781
16 The Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette $202.64 185,826
17 Portland Foundation (IN) $185.89 21,046
18 Tulsa Community Foundation $176.01 1,500,000
19 Omaha Community Foundation $168.71 1,000,000
20 Hutchinson Community Foundation $133.06 64,000
21 Greater Houston Community Foundation $127.71 2,303,000
22 Grand Haven Area Community Foundation $127.16 72,555
23 Community Foundation of Wabash County $126.97 32,138
24 The Park City Foundation $125.17 44,000
25 Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines $123.32 634,725
26 Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation $120.12 364,709
27 Community Foundation For Monterey County $118.14 435,232
28 The Columbus Foundation $111.23 2,000,000
29 Tipton County Foundation, Inc. $104.89 15,267
30 Santa Barbara Foundation $103.64 435,000
31 Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia $103.58 1,100,000
32 Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc. $99.28 390,000
33 East Tennessee Foundation $97.21 1,167,783
34 Erie Community Foundation $96.74 280,000
35 Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe County $96.60 144,705
36 The Community Foundation of Collier County $92.50 335,000
37 Oklahoma City Community Foundation, Inc. $88.86 1,000,000
38 The Minneapolis Foundation $85.26 1,000,000
39 Starke County Community Foundation $84.71 22,893
40 The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven $83.87 641,444
41 The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation, Inc. $81.59 40,000
42 Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley, Inc $80.91 300,000
43 Midland Area Community Foundation $80.58 109,321
44 The Cleveland Foundation $80.50 1,395,000
45 Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, Inc. $78.16 1,342,842
46 Ohio County Community Foundation $78.13 5,994
47 Western Indiana Community Foundation $76.70 16,591
48 The Vermont Community Foundation $74.73 650,000
49 Community Foundation of Acadiana $74.60 600,000
50 Spartanburg County Foundation $73.65 293,542
51 Community Foundation Santa Cruz County $73.54 249,666
52 Dubois County Community Foundation, Inc. $71.72 42,461
53 San Angelo Area Foundation $70.34 165,000
54 Gulf Coast Community Foundation (FL) $70.29 550,000
55 Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation $68.71 255,300
56 Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation $68.71 32,694
57 Indian River Community Foundation $68.70 150,000
58 Whitley County Community Foundation, Inc. $67.49 33,406
59 Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Inc. $65.31 242,505
60 Lincoln Community Foundation, Inc. $64.85 309,637
61 Henry County Community Foundation $64.81 48,985
62 Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque $62.09 233,791
63 The Dayton Foundation $61.11 996,700
64 Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation $59.39 40,000
65 St. Louis Community Foundation $58.78 3,000,000
66 Seattle Foundation $57.03 2,105,100
67 Heritage Fund - The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County, Inc. $54.50 81,162
68 Orange County Community Foundation Inc. $54.23 19,605
69 Austin Community Foundation $52.61 1,500,000
70 Baton Rouge Area Foundation $52.59 1,000,000
71 Greater Manhattan Community Foundation $52.41 150,000
72 Fulton County Community Foundation $52.04 20,059
73 Stark Community Foundation $51.21 375,000
74 The Oregon Community Foundation $49.40 3,970,000
75 Community Foundation of the Ozarks $48.46 800,000
76 Community Foundation of St. Joseph County, Inc. $47.53 269,141
77 Greater Green Bay Community Foundation, Inc. $47.20 225,000
78 Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation $47.14 310,000
79 Dearborn County Community Foundation $47.11 49,455
80 Benton Community Foundation $47.03 8,681
81 Central Indiana Community Foundation, Inc. $44.57 1,208,286
82 Community Foundation for Muskegon County $44.29 252,196
83 Community Foundation for the Alleghenies $44.25 270,000
84 New Hampshire Charitable Foundation $43.60 1,309,940
85 Union County Foundation (IN) $43.15 7,182
86 The Miami Foundation $42.74 2,456,378
87 The Chicago Community Trust $42.63 9,000,000
88 Santa Fe Community Foundation $42.31 268,000
89 The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation $41.53 74,000
90 Rochester Area Community Foundation $41.37 1,180,000
91 Toledo Community Foundation, Inc. $41.30 500,000
92 The Boston Foundation $41.23 4,700,000
93 The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida $40.56 1,498,000
94 The Greater Cincinnati Foundation $40.50 2,100,000
95 Blue Grass Community Foundation $40.04 720,000
96 The Hamilton Community Foundation $39.66 65,000
97 Community Foundation of Sarasota County $39.58 1,002,722
98 Parke County Community Foundation IN $39.42 16,901
99 Maine Community Foundation, Inc. $38.84 1,340,000
100 Centre Foundation $38.27 141,643

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