INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Over 50 INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS are available to Coastal Bend students for 2014. Access scholarship information and application process for each scholarship by selecting the “Scholarships” button above, and clicking the INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS button at the sidebar, or through the link provided below. Click here to navigate directly to the INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS page.

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OFFICE FIRE UPDATE

Notice: The Foundation offices remain closed due to a building fire on February 4. Staff are working off-site until repairs are completed to conduct Foundation business with minimal adverse impact. We can be reached via our normal phone or e-mail (no fax currently available) regarding donations to the Foundation, scholarship questions, fund balances, grant distributions […]

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ONLINE SCHOLARSHIPS Closed for 2014

The 2014 ONLINE SCHOLARSHIP Application is now closed, and the application review is in progress. Recipients will be notified by late May, 2014. Access scholarship information for scholarships using the online application process by selecting the “Scholarships” button above, and clicking the ONLINE SCHOLARSHIPS button at the sidebar. Click here to navigate directly to the […]

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THANK YOU, COASTAL BEND!

The fifth Coastal Bend Day of Giving, held Tuesday, November 12, 2013, was an unqualified success, raising $1.254 million to benefit local charities! Thank you to the 16 donors who led the day, providing $430,000 in matching funds to inspire Coastal Bend residents to give generously. Residents responded overwhelmingly to the benefit of their friends […]

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Training for the Trades Scholarships Awarded

Nearly 60 scholarships for the fall semester were awarded by the Coastal Bend Community Foundation this month under our 2013 Special Grant Program. The ‚ÄúTraining for the Trades” program grants scholarships of up to $1,000 per student for working students pursuing technical training in non-degreed or certificate programs. Students are Coastal Bend residents, attending one […]

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Fundamentals of Fundraising Seminar

Karen E. Osborne, of The Osborne Group, presented a lively and engaging seminar on September 18, 2013 addressing “Fundamentals of Fundraising” for nonprofit organizations. Funding was provided by the Blanche Davis Moore Foundation, the Ed Rachal Foundation and the Earl C. Sams Foundation, with Coastal Bend Community Foundation hosting the event. Mrs. Osborne has graciously […]

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