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About Us

About Us

Welcome to our website. In this section you will find all that you need to know about our people, mission, and history.   

Cumberland Community Foundation provides essential funding to programs that enhance quality of life in every corner of Cumberland County, NC.  We have an in-depth understanding of the community’s challenges and needs, and we know the groups and individuals addressing them. We are dedicated to improving life in this community for future generations. 

We are here to do good work, forever. We look forward to working with you. 

The Cleveland Foundation, founded in 1914, was the first community foundation. Today there are over 800 community foundations in the US and  more than 1,800 in the world. Here is a short video about traditions of people giving together to make life better. Enjoy! 

Community Foundations Around the World