Top Lists

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 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.

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Ranked by
Rank Foundation Total Transactions Average Transaction Size
1 Greater Houston Community Foundation 181,301 $2,975.79
2 Greater Kansas City Community Foundation 95,664 $9,432.98
3 The Columbus Foundation 51,533 $8,654.16
4 The Park City Foundation 37,071 $217.87
5 Silicon Valley Community Foundation 36,231 $88,003.70
6 The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee 31,855 $3,221.92
7 Community Foundation of Jackson Hole 28,524 $1,636.93
8 Foundation For The Carolinas 28,056 $33,374.00
9 The Dayton Foundation 25,863 $3,967.76
10 Community Foundation of the Ozarks 25,364 $3,140.95
11 Baton Rouge Area Foundation 21,608 $4,927.24
12 Lincoln Community Foundation, Inc. 20,810 $1,550.50
13 The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven 18,944 $4,209.53
14 Tulsa Community Foundation 17,702 $24,335.90
15 Arizona Community Foundation, Inc. 16,391 $8,042.00
16 Austin Community Foundation 16,067 $6,977.59
17 The Greater Cincinnati Foundation 15,002 $10,929.70
18 The Saint Paul & Minnesota Community Foundations 14,582 $11,600.90
19 The Pittsburgh Foundation 14,338 $7,127.63
20 The New York Community Trust 13,400 $22,634.30
21 The Winston-Salem Foundation 13,142 $15,470.80
22 The Chicago Community Trust 12,738 $54,387.90
23 Greater Washington Community Foundation 12,709 $11,785.50
24 California Community Foundation 12,279 $38,025.10
25 Community Foundation of New Jersey 11,912 $11,095.20
26 Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines 11,870 $10,301.30
27 The Boston Foundation 11,686 $28,141.10
28 The Minneapolis Foundation 11,591 $12,350.30
29 Rochester Area Community Foundation 11,498 $6,824.24
30 The Oregon Community Foundation 11,357 $26,762.00
31 Community Foundation for the Alleghenies 10,985 $1,525.24
32 Centre Foundation 10,786 $760.89
33 Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc. 10,452 $6,572.93
34 Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, Inc. 10,099 $26,683.70
35 Community Foundation of Sarasota County 9,681 $7,758.55
36 The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta 9,678 $25,283.10
37 First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania 9,658 $1,094.36
38 Seattle Foundation 9,544 $24,696.50
39 Community Foundation of St. Joseph County, Inc. 9,217 $2,631.92
40 Delaware Community Foundation 9,195 $4,867.68
41 Nebraska Community Foundation 8,864 $4,436.58
42 Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc. 8,783 $26,456.00
43 Maine Community Foundation, Inc. 8,698 $9,664.07
44 Community Foundation For Monterey County 8,466 $8,051.73
45 Community Foundation of Acadiana 8,435 $6,742.60
46 St. Louis Community Foundation 8,191 $30,933.90
47 Oklahoma City Community Foundation, Inc. 7,848 $15,734.60
48 Community Foundation for Muskegon County 7,815 $2,951.05
49 Akron Community Foundation 7,790 $3,368.88
50 San Angelo Area Foundation 7,745 $2,418.88
51 The San Francisco Foundation 7,736 $32,020.80
52 New Hampshire Charitable Foundation 7,639 $13,496.90
53 Oshkosh Area Community Foundation 7,526 $1,691.64
54 The Rhode Island Community Foundation 7,441 $10,995.00
55 Baltimore Community Foundation, Inc. 7,331 $10,371.10
56 Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia 7,159 $28,247.90
57 East Tennessee Foundation 7,113 $21,579.10
58 North Carolina Community Foundation 7,091 $3,617.87
59 The Cleveland Foundation 7,029 $36,038.50
60 The Denver Foundation 6,985 $23,908.70
61 Greater Manhattan Community Foundation 6,583 $1,871.69
62 The Greater Milwaukee Foundation 6,483 $21,849.30
63 Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque 6,253 $3,189.55
64 Greater New Orleans Foundation 6,232 $7,208.32
65 Central New York Community Foundation 6,139 $6,099.81
66 Community Foundation of Western North Carolina 6,034 $7,440.90
67 Marin Community Foundation 6,024 $48,330.30
68 Gulf Coast Community Foundation (FL) 5,922 $12,650.00
69 Madison Community Foundation 5,913 $4,175.19
70 Santa Fe Community Foundation 5,856 $3,209.54
71 Hawaii Community Foundation 5,707 $17,052.40
72 Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina 5,626 $7,529.36
73 Toledo Community Foundation, Inc. 5,565 $6,298.94
74 Idaho Community Foundation 5,530 $3,310.92
75 Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Inc. 5,509 $5,266.17
76 Santa Barbara Foundation 5,504 $12,971.70
77 Central Indiana Community Foundation, Inc. 5,498 $17,179.40
78 Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan 5,371 $29,842.40
79 Whitefish Community Foundation 5,284 $3,095.64
80 Spartanburg County Foundation 5,242 $6,586.98
81 Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation 5,066 $5,600.95
82 Midland Area Community Foundation 4,943 $3,037.46
83 Orange County Community Foundation (CA) 4,929 $28,259.90
84 Greater Green Bay Community Foundation, Inc. 4,833 $3,515.73
85 Triangle Community Foundation 4,739 $12,058.50
86 The Philadelphia Foundation 4,690 $17,605.20
87 Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo 4,602 $10,104.30
88 Blue Grass Community Foundation 4,544 $8,337.53
89 DeKalb County Community Foundation (IL) 4,479 $1,080.46
90 Grand Rapids Community Foundation 4,457 $4,522.73
91 The Community Foundation of Frederick County Maryland, Inc. 4,428 $2,559.96
92 Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro 4,315 $9,271.46
93 Hartford Foundation for Public Giving 4,303 $11,879.20
94 Erie Community Foundation 4,290 $10,672.10
95 The Vermont Community Foundation 4,207 $15,128.30
96 Kosciusko County Community Foundation, Inc. 4,198 $1,182.01
97 The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida 4,028 $25,129.80
98 Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa 3,965 $3,187.34
99 The Community Foundation of Collier County 3,883 $10,813.70
100 Greater Tacoma Community Foundation 3,850 $3,477.58

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