2023 Annual Report: A Year of Growth and Giving Back

We’re thrilled to announce the release of our 2023 Annual Report! This year’s report highlights the incredible progress we’ve made together in supporting our community. Fresh Faces, Focused Mission: We’re excited to welcome our new board...

Fundamentals of Fundraising – Part VI

Dr. Jennifer Lehman, Assistant Professor of Philanthropy and Program Director of the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® program with The American College of Financial Services, presented an informative seminar on January 25, 2023 at The Bay Jewel Event Center. She...

Fall 2023 Scholarship Application is NOW OPEN!

The Online CBCF Scholarship application is now open for submission December 15, 2022 through March 1, 2023. Students are encouraged to apply by visiting the Foundation’s website and selecting “CBCF Scholarship Application” from the “Scholarship” drop down menu....

2022 Food Pantry Special Grant

Coastal Bend Community Foundation is pleased to announce the awarding of a Food Pantry Special Grant in the amount of $300,000 — $282,179 to the Coastal Bend Food Bank and $17,821 to the Food Bank of the Golden Crescent benefitting 77 food pantries in the...