"The Leadership Equity Fund gift will further enhance our advocacy work on behalf of communities of color while advancing our footprint and platform and underserved communities."
– Dr. LaSella Hall, President New Bedford Branch, NAACP
“With the Community Foundation’s help, our Food Assistance Program has increased services by 300% since March 2020."
– Erich Miller, President, My Brother’s Keeper
Our mission is to mobilize philanthropy
by matching donors and resources with community needs
for the benefit of our region.
Enhancing the Quality of Life for Southeastern Massachusetts Residents is Focus of Year-End Grantmaking from the SouthCoast Community Foundation.
Brockton, Fall River, and New Bedford based nonprofits receive a total of $180,000 NEW BEDFORD, MA – There will be more opportunities to connect with nature in the heart of urban centers and neighborhoods with support from an Open Spaces for People grant....
The South Coast to Benefit from $27 Million Ten-Year Commitment Toward an Inclusive and Equitable Offshore Wind Workforce and Supply Chain.
Mayflower Wind ratifies new fund with SouthCoast Community Foundation. NEW BEDFORD – The recently announced state award to Mayflower Wind to supply Massachusetts with offshore wind energy means a significant commitment to local workforce and economic development...
Founded in 1995, the SouthCoast Community Foundation currently manages $50 million in charitable assets in support of more than 200 funds established by nonprofits, families, and businesses across Southeastern Massachusetts. SouthCoast Community Foundation’s work...
Blog & Events
Scholarship season is underway at the SouthCoast Community Foundation, an exciting and inspiring time! However, we recognize that this can be especially stressful for some students and parents. So, if you find yourself wondering where to begin,...
Thursday, January 27th | 6:30 - 7:30 pm Mayflower Wind will be hosting a virtual Open House for the South Coast community on Thursday, January 27 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm. The event is focused on their economic development investments on the South Coast...
Since 1995, area residents have been turning to the SouthCoast Community Foundation to make their philanthropic giving as effective as possible. The Community Foundation is a tax-exempt, public charity serving thousands of people who share a common concern for improving the quality of life for all in Southeastern Massachusetts.