Lancfound Blog

Elder Storytelling- Nelson Polite Sr.

“Parents, older people in general, should be careful how they walk in life. Because these youngsters are looking for examples” -Nelson Polite, Sr.


The Community Foundation had the great pleasure of featuring local community leader Nelson Polite Sr. as part of our appreciation of great individuals in our midst. Mr. Polite’s own life is Read More

Ten Ideas advance in the Great Social Enterprise Pitch

Social Enterprise group


This spring the Community Foundation, in partnership with Assets Lancaster, launched the Great Social Enterprise Pitch. One of our Ah-Ha Conversations in action, the goal of the Pitch is to empower budding local businesses that operate with a unique “triple-bottom line” approach- People, Planet & Profit. First, we hosted two Idea Incubator sessions Read More