Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • 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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    CFFRV 2021 Scholarship Program: 330 Students Receive Scholarships for College

      The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley is pleased to announce the award recipients of the 2021 CFFRV Scholarship Program. Scholarships totaling $1,441,850 for use during the next four years were recently awarded to 330 area students. These students, who will attend colleges and universities throughout the United States, will join 272 other […]

    Women’s History Month

    A wise person once said, “One gives freely, yet grows all the richer.” In honor of this special month, we’ve compiled several articles and other resources that celebrate the generosity of women. We hope you enjoy them and are encouraged to honor the generous women in your own life!

    Remembering Well

    In every human heart, there exists a desire to leave some sort of legacy after we’ve gone – something that lends credence to the belief that what we believed and what we did mattered. Something that will live on after us and continue to matter to others.

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    In Memoriam: Patricia Ring

    Patricia Ring passed away on January 6, 2021. To make a memorial contribution to the Patricia Ring Memorial Fund, click “In Memoriam” above.

    In Memoriam: Betty Arlene Howe

    Betty Arlene Howe passed away on February 13, 2021. To make a memorial contribution to the Cameron Pepera Memorial Foundation, click “In Memoriam” above.

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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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