Recent Grants & Outcomes

Take a look at some of our recent grants

CFCC is proud to make a significant impact in our community 

 

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Residential Options of Florida

Residential Options of Florida (ROOF) and its partner, Community Foundation of Collier County, is pleased to sponsor a Groundbreaking Ceremony for Independence Place Bayshore. This worthwhile endeavor will provide supportive housing for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The groundbreaking will be held at 2805 Van Buren Avenue in Naples on Thursday, May 6, 2021…

The Immokalee Foundation

An anonymous donor with a particular interest in housing in Immokalee has made a $247,500 grant through the Community Foundation of Collier County to The Immokalee Foundation to support the construction of a new home in the foundation’s 18-home Career Pathways Learning Lab subdivision. The Learning Lab is part of The Immokalee Foundation’s Career Pathways…

Taste of Immokalee

Taste of Immokalee is rapidly expanding. With this growth comes the hurdle that many small businesses struggle to overcome: the ability to finance the expansion. As avid supporters of Taste of Immokalee, the Tamiami Angels Impact Investment Initiative and Lipman Family Foundation have made a generous donation of $120,000 to help with this expansion. In…

Legal Aid Service of Collier County

Legal Aid Service of Collier County (‘LASCC’) is pleased to announce the impact of a $15,000 grant it received from the Community Foundation of Collier County. The General Operating Support grant proceeds furnished were used over the last 12 months to help sustain LASCC’s capacity to assist those in need. LASCC was able to provide…

Youth Leadership Collier Class of 2020 Youth Community Leadership Project

The Youth Leadership Collier (YLC) Class of 2020 distributed $10,000 in grants, funded by a Community Foundation of Collier County donor, to three local charities as part of the inaugural Youth Community Leadership Project. A partnership of the Leadership Collier Foundation (LCF) of the Greater Naples Chamber and the Community Foundation of Collier County, the…

Our Daily Bread Food Pantry

Our Daily Bread Food Pantry (ODBFP) s pleased to announce that a grant of $10,000 has been received from the Community Foundation of Collier County (CFCC). These funds will support the work of ODBFP that provides food six days a week from the home base on Marco Island for those who live or work on…

Marco Island Historical Society

Marco Island Historical Society (MIHS) has received a generous grant from the Marco Island Community Fund of the Community Foundation of Collier County. The grant will provide funds for directional signage and interpretive panels for the Marco Island Historical Museum campus to enhance the visitor experience. According to MIHS Executive Director Pat Rutledge, “With the…

East Naples Community Park

A $67,930 grant resulted in planting trees in partnership with Naples Botanical Garden to create a “Tropical Florida” experience at East Naples Park in advance of the 2021 Minto U.S. Open Pickleball Championship

Wounded Warriors of Collier County

A $249,500 grant via private donor from the Community Foundation of Collier County will directly support the Warrior Homes Program, specifically funding the purchase of a new Warrior Home, which will provide permanent long-term, affordable housing to more local Veterans in Collier County who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

Immokalee Foundation

A grant to The Immokalee Foundation provided middle school students in TIF’s Career Pathways program and staff members with a new temperature alert device, or TAD™. Worn on the wrist, the device takes the wearer’s temperature, staying illuminated with green, indicating 94F to 99.5F; amber for 99.6F to 100.3F degrees; and red for 100.4F degrees…

Impacting Collier County in Significant Ways

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