WINGS Community Foundation Global Status Report 2010

A new format for the GSR

The 2010 Community Foundation Global Status Report is the sixth in a series of reports on the development of community foundations around the world, and the first web-based version of this signature report. It was commissioned and funded by Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS).

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Participants in Eco-sport in Tuzla, Romania

Tuzla Community Foundation

Youth volunteers from the Eco-sport citizens' association built a new playground for 500 children in their neighbourhood. The grant from the Community Foundation Tuzla paid for the materials.


Most community foundations benefit from international connections.

Brazilian community foundations

The first Brazilian community foundation, Instituto Rio, was established in 1995 with technical assistance from the Synergos Institute and small grants from the Ford, Avina and Inter-American Foundations.