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Central Florida Foundation Invests Over $1.5 Million In Local Nonprofits Amidst COVID-19
Philanthropy mobilizes dollars to support nonprofit operations and innovation

May 11 2020 • Rachel Calderon

{image:url:title}{image:url:title} ORLANDO, Florida — May 11, 2020 — Central Florida Foundation, the region’s community foundation, today announces over $1.5 million of investments in nonprofit operations and innovation during the COVID-19 pandemic. The investments span an array of community areas including mental health, the elderly, animals, healthcare, hunger and homelessness. These investments are...

Central Florida Foundation Invests Up to $1.2 Million for Food Relief
COVID-19 Drives Local Food Bank to Provide Services in New Ways

April 13 2020 • Rachel Calderon

{image:url:title}{image:url:title} ORLANDO — April 13, 2020 — As COVID-19 places an unexpected halt on the local economy and exponentially increases the needs of local residents, an anonymous fund at Central Florida Foundation (CFF) today announces an up to $1.2 million investment in SecondHarvest Food Bank of Central Florida. The investment...

Charitable Giving in Hard Times

April 03 2020 • Nicole Donelson

{image:url:title}{image:url:title} During uncertain and unprecedented times, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. When every day unfolds to bring a new change, businesses and nonprofits adjusting nearly every hour, it can all be too much. Many of us want to help, but aren’t really sure where to begin. While we don’t know the...

Check-In with CFF

March 27 2020 • Rachel Calderon

{image:url:title}{image:url:title} With the news constantly evolving around COVID-19, the world feels uncertain right now. No doubt that times are tough right now. We value you, our community partners, and we are committed to staying connected and sharing how to best support the community during this time. Here are some thoughts and...

An Update from Central Florida Foundation on Coronavirus

March 13 2020 • CFF Team

{image:url:title}{image:url:title} At Central Florida Foundation, we take the threat of the coronavirus very seriously. From the possibility of widespread infection to the economic effects, we realize the layers of negative impact this pandemic can have on all aspects of the Central Florida community. Our priority is to keep our team, their...

Hurricane Dorian

September 05 2019 • CFF Team

{image:url:title}{image:url:title} Central Florida Foundation is back to regular office hours. We are heartbroken over the devastation in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian and are sharing ways you can help below. Support Relief Efforts While we have not experienced any direct impacts from Hurricane Dorian, Central Florida Foundation has activated its Central Florida...