On Saturday, we had the privilege of attending Church World Service (CWS)’s We Stand for Welcome, a gathering of community members celebrating Lancaster’s proud history of welcome, and a redoubling of efforts to maintain that spirit far into the future. It was a stark and powerful reminder of the strength that diversity brings to our […]
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The Lancaster County Community foundation is proud to announce it will invest nearly $300,000 in 16 local community benefit organizations from nine different targeted funds. Learn more about one particular story of impact from this years spring grant recipients.
How might we build a Lancaster where everyone belongs? This is a big question, with many answers. At the Lancaster County Community Foundation, we believe this question will lead to many opportunities. While we, ourselves, do not have all the answers, we do know that building belonging starts with activating ideas from people across Lancaster […]
How will you activate to shape the future of Lancaster County?
The Community Foundation is committed to our entire community. Read our op-ed published in LNP.
2019 LEAP Sessions. Free educational and capacity-building sessions
Building neighborhoods where everyone belongs.
Announcing $250,000 in grant investments to five local community benefit organizations whose innovate approaches are creating positive impact within the county.
We appreciate the perspective that New York Times columnist, Thomas Friedman, offered about Lancaster...and have some additional thoughts.
Data show that welcoming New Americans is an essential part of ensuring that our local economy and community continue to thrive.