100th Anniversary – Creation of First Community Foundation

CBCF 9 News 9 100th Anniversary – Creation of First Community Foundation

Happy 100th anniversary this year to the creation of the first community foundation! Dr. Robert Furgason, chairman of the Coastal Bend Community Foundation, talks about the activities and impact CBCF has had on the region and solutes those in providing our area with a great and ongoing gift in the Corpus Christi Caller-Times article published September 28, 2014.

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Philanthropy’s Solid Foundation


The Mission of the Foundation is to improve the quality of life in the Coastal Bend by building community endowment and addressing social, educational, environmental, and cultural needs through the awarding of grants and scholarships.

The Foundation’s Vision is to provide the Coastal Bend with:

  • Efficient gift options to meet donors’ charitable wishes
  • Effective grants to charitable organizations and scholarships to students
  • Ethical leadership to promote and enhance area philanthropy

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