Serving Sangamon and surrounding counties
Over $119,000 in Scholarships Awarded to Local Students
The Community Foundation announced 57 new scholarship awards - including Student of the Year - at its May 16 scholarship reception.
King's Daughters Organization Fund Awards $135,000
Grants were awarded to 16 nonprofit agencies to support programs and services for seniors in Sangamon County.
Women for Women Awards Four Grants
$35,000 in grants was awarded. This extraordinary giving circle has given more than $186,000 to local nonprofits over the last eight years.
Lincoln Memorial Garden Fund in Full Bloom
A Springfield-area fixture for decades plans for the future through its endowment fund.
Sangamon Success
The Community Foundation and its Continuum of Learning partners -- UIS, The Chamber and United Way -- have announced recommendations from a local report on how to improve the educational trajectory for Sangamon County's less advantaged children.
Connecting People Who Care With Causes That Matter
The Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln serves the counties of Sangamon, Cass, Christian, Logan, Menard, Morgan, and Montgomery. The Community Foundation is a unique charitable resource for the central Illinois communities it serves. We help donors who generously give to support causes they care about through charitable funds they establish. We also have several initiatives that serve as specific programs to help improve our community.

Learn about the Community Foundation. Questions? Contact us today!

Many of the photographs on our website are courtesy of Westlake Photography and Tara Long Photography.

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