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Cape Cod Foundation Announces Multi-Year Investment in Y Achievers Program

The Cape Cod Foundation recently announced a multi-year investment in Y Achievers, a program of the YMCA ­Cape Cod. From 2018-2020, the Foundation will commit a total of $150,000 to the nonprofit organization to advance its successful Youth Development Program. “Y Achievers is positiv
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CCYP Giving Circle Awards $10,000 In Grants to Local Nonprofits

The Cape Cod Young Professionals (CCYP) Giving Circle recently awarded $10,000 in grants to six local nonprofits serving the Cape Cod community. “The Giving Circle Grant Program helps CCYP expand its community impact by funding creative projects and programs that address key nee
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The Fund for Sandwich Awards Grants to Five Nonprofit Organizations Serving Town

The Fund for Sandwich of The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded a total of $2,500 to five nonprofit organizations serving the town’s residents. “The recipients we have chosen have projects and programs that will impact a large cross-section of our community in very meaningful ways,”
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Cape Cod Foundation Promotes Carrie Thornburg-Bearse

The Cape Cod Foundation has recently promoted Carrie Thornburg-Bearse to the position of Program Officer, which coordinates the Foundation’s grantmaking and scholarship programs. In 2017, the Foundation distributed $3.4 million in grants and scholarships, an increase of $500,000 over
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The Falmouth Fund Meets Willett Foundation Fund Challenge Receives $50,000 Matching Gift to Build Endowment Fund

 The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation recently announced that it has met the Willett Foundation Fund Challenge and will receive a $50,000 matching gift to build its endowment fund.  Earlier this year, The Willett Foundation Fund made a generous gift of $100,000 to the organiza
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The Fund for Sandwich Hosts Second Annual Grants Awards

The Fund for Sandwich of The Cape Cod Foundation will host its second annual grants award event on Sunday, November 4, at 4:00 pm in the newly-renovated Sand Hill School Community Center, 16 Dewey Avenue, Sandwich. Members of the community are welcome to attend. The Fund will award $5
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The Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals Announces Grant Opportunities

The Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals of The Cape Cod Foundation is now accepting proposals from nonprofit organizations for projects and programs benefitting domesticated animals and wildlife on Cape Cod and the Islands.  The application deadline is Saturday, December 1.  The applic
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THE FALMOUTH FUND WILL GRANT UP TO $100,000 TO NONPROFITS SERVING THE TOWN

The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation has reached a milestone. Since 2009, it has granted almost $500,000 to more than 70 local nonprofit organizations serving the Falmouth community. As it enters its 10th year of grantmaking, it will award up to $100,000 to nonprofits for proj
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THE CHATHAM FUND ANNOUNCES GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

The Chatham Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation is now accepting applications for grants from nonprofit organizations serving the town.  The application process is entirely online at capecodfoundation.org. The deadline is October 15 at midnight. While the Fund’s Advisory Committee will co
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New Housing Legacy Fund Ensures Long-Term Community Strength Housing Assistance Corp and Cape Cod Foundation Team Up

The region’s leading provider of affordable housing and homelessness prevention services, Housing Assistance Corporation (HAC), and the region’s leading philanthropic services provider, The Cape Cod Foundation, have joined forces to establish the Housing Legacy Fund, which will ensure
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Big Nick’s Annual Ride for The Fallen Raises $68,921 For Local Military Families & Veterans

Hundreds of motorcycles participated in “Big Nick’s Ride for the Fallen” this summer. Thousands of people lined the 35-mile route to show their support for our local heroes. The event, now in its ninth year, raised $68,921 for local military families and veterans. The moving, patrioti
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Cape Cod Foundation Awards Five Adults Scholarships to Pursue Educational Opportunities

Five students recently received scholarships from The Cape Cod Foundation.  They’re not graduating high school seniors heading off to college.  They’re adults, currently in the work force, pursuing a new educational goal on their own. Chanda Uy, Pocassett, and Kelly Medeiros, Wellflee
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THE CAPE COD FOUNDATION HOSTS ITS ANNUAL NON-EVENT

For local nonprofit organizations, the appeal of summer is often the summer appeal:  fundraising. While the weather is warm, and the people are here, the Cape’s nonprofits fill up summer calendars with galas, golf tournaments, road races, auctions and other donor-centric events to fin
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The David Willard Cape Cod Technology Council STEM Scholarship Fund

Caleb Sonnabend of Centerville and Taylor Walsh of Brewster are the first recipients of The David Willard Cape Cod Technology Council (CCTC) STEM Scholarship Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation. The scholarship fund, named in honor of long-time CCTC Board Member David Willard, was establi
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