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The Community Foundation Blog

The Community Foundation Blog - November 2018

The Community Foundation works to enhance the quality of life of all residents of San Luis Obispo County by focusing on the needs of the residents. We do this by supporting local nonprofits; helping people donate money strategically; and building endowments for future generations of San Luis Obispo County residents. Donors can make the biggest impact on our community by setting up a Donor Advised or Testamentary Fund.

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The Community Foundation Blog - September 2018

The Community Foundation is committed to improving the lives of those that work and care about San Luis Obispo County. There are many ways we achieve this through the generosity of our donors, and one of the most impactful programs in place is our BUILD (building unity, infrastructure, leadership and development) Grants Program.

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The Community Foundation Blog - July 2018

The Community Foundation has a history of investing in students in our community. When we work with a donor to create a scholarship fund at The Foundation, we are investing in our community’s future and showing local students that we care about their futures, too. Learn more about these rising stars in our community and the scholarships that are making dreams of higher education possible.

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The Community Foundation Blog - May 2018

The Community Foundation works with local organizations to address the challenges occurring across San Luis Obispo County. Although these needs cannot be met overnight, we are very proud for the opportunity to make huge strides in making a difference. One of the ways The Community Foundation is able to have a significant impact is through the work of our Field of Interest Funds.

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The Community Foundation Blog - February 2018

The year was 1998, and even then, local residents knew that San Luis Obispo County was a special place. The county was still treasured as a hidden gem and, to most, life couldn’t get much better. However, an inspirational group of pioneers had a vision that recognized the power of philanthropy in the future of our community. In the spring of 1998, a group of community leaders developed the partnerships necessary to form what is known today as The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County. 

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