Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
(630) 896-7800

  • Serving Charitable Donors Since 1948

    The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley is a collection of individual funds and resources given by local citizens to enhance and support the quality of life in the Fox River Valley Illinois.

    We are a tax-exempt public charity that allows individuals, businesses, and other non-profit organizations to establish permanent endowment and temporary funds within the confines of one large foundation. Read more…

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    YEP Student Spotlight: Meet Tatum

    Meet Tatum, a sophomore at St. Charles East High School. This is her second year in YEP and she serves as co-chair of the fundraising and grants committee.

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    In Memoriam: Lola J. Pauly

    Lola J. Pauly passed away on December 17, 2021. To make a memorial contribution in Lola’s name, click “In Memoriam” above.

    In Memoriam: Thomas S. Alexander

    Friend of the Foundation Thomas S. Alexander passed away on November 17, 2021.  Tom was a member of the Foundation’s board of directors for many years and served on a number of committees including finance and audit as well as leadership roles of treasurer, vice president, and president. Click “In Memoriam” above to read more or to make a memorial contribution.

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    Did You Know?

    …the Community Foundation currently administers more than 600 charitable funds
    …the Community Foundation has awarded more than$75 million in grants & scholarships since our founding
    …the Community Foundation has a low 10.5% administrative expense as percent of income
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