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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Children taking part in The Beautiful Foundation's Rainbow Coin Bank Campaign

The Beautiful Foundation

The Beautiful Foundation mobilizes school children in a giving campaign through their investment in philanthropic education.


The assets of community foundations in the United States are seventeen times greater than the next largest country - Canada.

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