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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Saffa Women's Committee

Association of Slovak Community Foundations

Bratislava Community Foundation supports neighbouring Hungarian citizens to start a Community Foundation by offering learning and site visits.


The number of community foundations across the world has almost doubled in the past 10 years.

The Community Foundation for the Western Region of Zimbabwe

This foundation arose from a community collective savings program known as Qogelela. It was launched in 1998 with a small endowment from Qogelela Associations for Progress. It works to improve the quality of life for the economically disadvantaged in communities mainly in Matabeleland South, North and the Midlands province