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).
Zawiya Community Foundation
A community group of 15 women from 5 villages north of Nablus on the West Bank in Palestine manage a fundraising campaign to build a community park. Various donors respond to their entrepreneurial approach.
In Asia and Africa, the legal and fiscal environments for community foundations tend to be unfavorable.
Community Foundation of Euro-region Labe
This community foundation in the Czech Republic ran a project whose goal was to provide professional skills and knowledge development to NGOs in the pioneering stage in small communities. A capacity-building seminar series, tailored individual development plans, and individual consultative and advisory services were offered.