We know that community benefit organizations (CBOs) have unparalleled knowledge and experience working with Lancaster residents and addressing the needs of our community. Rooted in our organizational philosophy and values, the Community Foundation has launched new approach we’re calling Activate and Amplify. Moving forward, we’re committed to a cultivating a culture of equitable and inclusive opportunities in Lancaster County and we hope to partner with you.
While grants are closed for 2019, we’re excited to partner with you in other ways and learn more about your work.
Big Idea Grants
Emboldening strategies to shape the future of Lancaster County
CBO Individual Action Grants
CBO Business Partnership
BB&T Economic Growth Fund
CBO Fuel Grants
CBO Fuel grants encourage community benefit organizations to invest in self-examination and growth, increasing their impact and effectiveness in Lancaster.
These funds support projects that turn love of community into lasting change.
The Clean Water Fund
Our scholarships connect generous donors with enterprising students. We offer both general scholarships and school-specific scholarships. Scholarships for 2019 are now closed. Thank you to everyone who applied.
Scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 school year will open in October 2019.