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 Number of Transactions

Total transactions represent the number of gifts and grants processed annually (including supporting organizations). The average transaction size represents the total dollar value of gifts plus the total dollar value of grants divided by the total number of transactions.
Updated 8/16/2017

Ranked by
Rank Foundation Total Transactions Average Transaction Size
1 Silicon Valley Community Foundation 673,620 $4,039.23
2 Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc. 138,041 $1,593.14
3 Greater Kansas City Community Foundation 88,869 $8,990.65
4 Baton Rouge Area Foundation 40,946 $2,550.18
5 Greater Houston Community Foundation 38,077 $7,054.84
6 Community Foundation of Jackson Hole 25,422 $1,870.11
7 The Dayton Foundation 23,301 $5,299.80
8 The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee 23,301 $4,355.28
9 Foundation For The Carolinas 22,827 $36,953.70
10 Community Foundation of the Ozarks 22,380 $4,104.91
11 Community Foundation of Greater Flint 21,481 $2,380.56
12 The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven 19,165 $2,724.79
13 The Pittsburgh Foundation 18,676 $5,887.82
14 The Columbus Foundation 18,627 $28,039.20
15 Lincoln Community Foundation, Inc. 17,101 $1,291.49
16 Orange County Community Foundation (CA) 15,886 $9,251.73
17 Tulsa Community Foundation 15,503 $28,069.40
18 Omaha Community Foundation 14,216 $23,657.50
19 Arizona Community Foundation, Inc. 14,159 $13,480.70
20 Minnesota Community Foundation and The Saint Paul Foundation 13,905 $8,204.08
21 The New York Community Trust 13,796 $23,201.80
22 The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region 13,493 $9,181.17
23 The Boston Foundation 12,695 $16,661.80
24 California Community Foundation 12,320 $29,910.60
25 The Greater Cincinnati Foundation 12,179 $12,666.50
26 The Winston-Salem Foundation 11,965 $10,720.30
27 The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta 11,947 $21,390.00
28 Austin Community Foundation 11,669 $5,470.13
29 The Chicago Community Trust 11,402 $49,311.50
30 The Minneapolis Foundation 11,273 $9,901.49
31 Community Foundation of New Jersey 11,165 $14,372.70
32 Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines 11,149 $8,259.46
33 The Oregon Community Foundation 10,813 $32,825.50
34 Rochester Area Community Foundation 10,560 $12,051.20
35 Community Foundation of Sarasota County 9,894 $7,563.54
36 Delaware Community Foundation 9,827 $4,101.53
37 First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania 9,788 $775.53
38 Seattle Foundation 9,248 $20,615.50
39 Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, Inc. 9,029 $37,449.90
40 Community Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc. 8,963 $3,047.41
41 Community Foundation For Monterey County 8,513 $6,056.48
42 Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque 8,499 $2,085.17
43 Maine Community Foundation, Inc. 8,320 $9,048.05
44 Centre Foundation 8,286 $658.16
45 Community Foundation for Muskegon County 8,074 $2,656.32
46 Oklahoma City Community Foundation, Inc. 8,045 $9,085.59
47 Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc. 7,837 $5,157.58
48 Nebraska Community Foundation 7,765 $4,344.96
49 East Tennessee Foundation 7,525 $3,695.83
50 Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia 7,509 $18,816.80
51 Oshkosh Area Community Foundation 7,420 $1,499.60
52 The San Francisco Foundation 7,315 $39,094.50
53 Akron Community Foundation 7,235 $2,689.65
54 North Carolina Community Foundation 7,199 $3,681.58
55 New Hampshire Charitable Foundation 7,177 $11,456.20
56 Baltimore Community Foundation, Inc. 7,112 $10,307.50
57 The Greater Milwaukee Foundation 7,024 $14,697.40
58 The Denver Foundation 6,831 $15,169.30
59 The Rhode Island Community Foundation 6,803 $15,553.10
60 The Cleveland Foundation 6,467 $20,175.30
61 Central Indiana Community Foundation, Inc. 6,349 $14,952.70
62 Central New York Community Foundation 6,248 $5,441.11
63 San Angelo Area Foundation 6,223 $2,690.50
64 Santa Fe Community Foundation 5,904 $3,828.06
65 Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina 5,808 $8,108.54
66 Grand Rapids Community Foundation 5,774 $4,018.05
67 Hawaii Community Foundation 5,744 $14,966.30
68 Marin Community Foundation 5,739 $37,385.10
69 Community Foundation of Western North Carolina 5,645 $5,775.38
70 Spartanburg County Foundation 5,611 $11,263.00
71 St. Louis Community Foundation 5,567 $21,817.30
72 Toledo Community Foundation, Inc. 5,567 $5,756.23
73 Madison Community Foundation 5,544 $11,758.70
74 Gulf Coast Community Foundation (FL) 5,527 $11,181.50
75 Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan 5,371 $30,691.40
76 Greater New Orleans Foundation 5,118 $17,108.80
77 The Community Foundation of Frederick County Maryland, Inc. 5,035 $2,146.33
78 Triangle Community Foundation 4,998 $11,151.30
79 Santa Barbara Foundation 4,951 $11,568.40
80 Community Foundation of Acadiana 4,828 $5,372.29
81 Greater Green Bay Community Foundation, Inc. 4,470 $4,704.24
82 Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo 4,313 $15,928.60
83 Kosciusko County Community Foundation, Inc. 4,280 $1,799.59
84 Community Foundation for Southern Arizona 4,209 $6,135.98
85 The Philadelphia Foundation 4,160 $10,419.80
86 Chester County Community Foundation 4,020 $1,371.56
87 Hartford Foundation for Public Giving 3,978 $11,806.10
88 The Vermont Community Foundation 3,939 $11,516.20
89 Blue Grass Community Foundation 3,938 $5,108.72
90 Community Foundation of the Great River Bend 3,927 $4,946.59
91 Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts 3,743 $4,857.36
92 The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida 3,732 $28,235.40
93 Grand Haven Area Community Foundation 3,643 $11,297.30
94 Community Foundation of Elkhart County 3,639 $11,969.60
95 Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro 3,636 $17,728.90
96 Erie Community Foundation 3,623 $7,649.47
97 Kalamazoo Community Foundation 3,517 $11,228.10
98 Whitley County Community Foundation, Inc. 3,332 $909.28
99 The Community Foundation of Collier County 3,299 $7,686.52
100 Hutchinson Community Foundation 3,291 $2,768.18

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