Explore Our Existing
Programs & Funds

The Community Foundation is made up of hundreds of funds, foundations, and generous donors, working together with a common love of Vermont. 

Make a Difference Now

If you would like to make an immediate donation online or establish a charitable fund and begin making grants to support the causes you care about, we have numerous options for you to consider.

Learn About Our Grantmaking Funds

Many of our existing programs, funds, and foundations are listed to the right in our navigation menu. In addition, we have several other grant making funds which you can explore. Click on any of them in the list below to learn more about applying for a grant or to make a donation now to support their mission and impact.

Other Funds

Leadership Funds

Opportunity Fund
Philanthropic Leadership Fund

COVID-19 Funds & Programs

Arts Recovery Fund
Main Street Fund for Arlington, Manchester, and Dorset
Killington Play It Forward Fund

Special Interest Funds & Programs

Walter Cerf Community Fund
Con Hogan Award
Concert Artists Fund
Crosby-Gannett Fund
Dunham-Mason Fund
Green Mountain Fund
Hills and Hollows Fund
Kelsey Trust
Nonprofit Capacity Building
The Paul Post Fund
South Lake Champlain Fund
Special and Urgent Needs