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 and neighbors, as well, with all charities making or approaching the match. Coastal Bend Community Foundation is proud to be a part of and administrator for this event, which truly contributes to improving the quality of life in the Coastal Bend!

For more detailed information on the results of the 2013 Coastal Bend Day of Giving, please click the following link.

2013 CBDOG Results – Press Release-am

To view a video featuring the impact of giving, please click the link below.

2013 Coastal Bend Day of Giving Nonprofit Organizations


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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