Creating Quality
in Our Community

Join hundreds of your neighbors in taking the first step toward supporting philanthropy in Van Wert County.

Creating A Well-Resourced & Thriving Quality of Life

We’re a community foundation empowering Van Wert County residents, nonprofits, and businesses to create a community worth living, working, and thriving in. Working at the intersection of growth and longevity, our team helps create a well-resourced and thriving quality of life for our community through charitable giving, grant-making, and scholarship awarding.

For Donors

Learn how you and your family can leave your legacy in Van Wert. Whether you want to establish a fund or make a one-off donation, our team is here to help.

For Students

Education is essential to growing our community. We make it easier for traditional and alternative path learners to attain the skills they need to thrive in their careers.

For Nonprofits

We enable charitable organizations to focus on creating opportunities to advance their mission and provide essential resources to our community.

For Businesses

Partner with us to refine your philanthropic strategy and expand charitable initiatives to increase your business’s positive impact in our community.

Ready To Leave Your Legacy?

What is a Community Foundation?

Community foundations are grantmaking public charities dedicated to improving the lives of people in their county, township, or city. Community foundations enable individuals, families, and businesses to support philanthropic efforts in their communities by managing financial and physical assets.

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