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).
Community Foundation for the Western Region of Zimbabwe
A Zimbabwean farmer proudly presents the community market garden funded by a grant from the Community Foundation for the Western Region of Zimbabwe. The grant enables a local community to provide food for the community and generate income from the sales of its crop.
The number of community foundations across the world has almost doubled in the past 10 years.
West Bengal Community Foundation
This new community foundation has been running 13 educational centres where the children of the underprivileged and drop-outs from local schools are receiving the chance to have a free education. WBCF's role in this local initiative reflects the growing trust of the community foundation concept in India by local communities.