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 Leipzig
German Chancellor Angela Merkel awards the Community Foundation Leipzig with the 'Förderpreis Aktive Bürgerschaft 2009' for its educational programmes, specifically for using music as a vehicle for education.
The growth of community foundations in Europe has been spectacular.
Puerto Rico Community Foundation
This foundation recently held an ecomonic round-table discussion that led to the creation of an initiative to promote community entrepreneurship and support to the more than 20,000 people from the public and private sectors who lost their jobs in 2009.