News

  • 01 Sep 2020

    THE DISASTER RELIEF FUND WILL SUPPORT PEOPLE IMPACTED BY HURRICANE LAURA.

    The disaster relief fund will support people impacted by Hurricane Laura. All donations to this fund will support recovery and relief efforts after Hurricane Laura. At first funds will help first responder’s meet survivors’ immediate needs for food, fuel, and clean water. The fund will shift to support long-term recovery efforts through local, non-profit organizations […]

  • 18 Apr 2019

    BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2019-2020

    On April 1, 2018, the Central Louisiana Community Foundation appointed new officers and added several new Directors to the board. The all-volunteer Board of Directors serves the Central Louisiana Community Foundation to assist the Foundation in its mission to facilitate philanthropy in the 12 parish region through wise giving and prudent investment of donor funds. […]

  • 04 Apr 2019

    JANUARY – MARCH 2019 GRANTS

    For the 1st Quarter of 2018 CLCF awarded over $300,000 in grants out to various causes and interests that help the community at large. The list below is of grants made that were at least $1,000 or more in value. The list accounts for $227,932 of the total value. Grantee ProgramName/Memo Grant Amount Alexandria Museum […]

  • 23 Jan 2019

    CLCF HELPS 1,100 STUDENTS SEE LIGHTWIRE’S “THE UGLY DUCKLING”

    The Arts Council of Central Louisiana is proud to announce that it will provide 2 free school performances of Lightwire’s “The Ugly Duckling” to area schools. These performances will benefit approximately 1,100 underserved students in the parishes of Avoyelles, Catahoula, Grant, LaSalle, and Rapides. These free performances were made possible by a generous grant from […]

  • 03 Dec 2018

    FOSTERING COMMUNITY AWARDED 2018 COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD

    The Central Louisiana Community Foundation has selected Fostering Community as the recipient of its 2018 Community Impact Award. This is the eighth year the Community Impact Award has been awarded. Fostering Community will receive $50,000. Fostering Community is a non-profit organization primarily focused on engaging the local community in the foster care system and creating […]

  • 01 Aug 2018

    COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD

    The Central Louisiana Community Foundation announces it is now accepting applications for its 2018 Community Impact Award. This year’s winner will receive $50,000 in funding toward a specific project. The deadline for submissions is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018. The Community Impact Award is funded by an anonymous donation of $1 million received […]

  • 10 Apr 2018

    BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2018-2019

    On April 1, 2018, the Central Louisiana Community Foundation appointed new officers and added several new Directors to the board. The all-volunteer Board of Directors serve the Central Louisiana Community Foundation to assist the Foundation in its mission to facilitate philanthropy in the 12 parish region through wise giving and prudent investment of donor funds. […]

  • 10 Apr 2018

    JANUARY – MARCH 2018 GRANTS

    For the 1st Quarter of 2018 CLCF awarded over $602,138 in grants out to various causes and interests that help the community at large. The list below is of grants made that were at least $1,000 or more in value. The list accounts for $521,059.49 of the total value. First United Methodist Church                                              1/3/2018          $10,000.00 […]

  • 20 Feb 2018

    PINEVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT RECEIVES $5,000!

    The Central Louisiana Community Foundation awards the Pineville Fire Department (PFD) a $5,000 grant from the Harvest Fund for new medical equipment. The Harvest Fund is a donor-advised fund of the Central Louisiana Community Foundation.  The Pineville Fire Department was officially organized in 1878 by a handful of residents who wished to address Pineville’s fire […]

  • 03 Jan 2018

    OVER $1,000,000 GRANTED IN 2017

    CLCF Grants Over $1,000,000 in 2017. It is the Community Foundation’s mission to improve the quality of life in central Louisiana by building permanent endowments and utilizing strategic grantmaking to address community needs. CLCF worked toward fulfilling this mission by granting over $1,000,000 in 2017. Below is a list of grants made by the Community […]