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GALE Fund Announces 2019 Grantees

The GALE (Gay and Lesbian Equity) Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded $4,000 in grants to two local nonprofit organizations for their work supporting issues facing the region’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) community. Since the fund’s incepti
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Cape Cod Foundation Awards $10K to Support Entrepreneurial Partnership

The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded a $10,000 joint grant to EforAll Cape Cod and Cape Cod Young Professionals (CCYP) to support their ongoing partnership to strengthen the local economy and workforce through entrepreneurship. “When nonprofit organizations form strategic alliance
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Helping Our Women Creates Fund with The Cape Cod Foundation

Helping Our Women (HOW), a nonprofit organization that provides supportive services to women with serious medical conditions, recently created an agency fund with The Cape Cod Foundation. “This fund represents the 25 year legacy of our committed donor community and the many women we h
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Twenty-two Nonprofit Leaders Graduate from Award-winning Program

Twenty-two leaders from nonprofit organizations across Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard recently graduated from the Institute for Nonprofit Practice’s (INP) award-winning Core Certificate Program.  The program is designed to equip nonprofit leaders with the skills, knowledge, and networ
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New Philanthropic Partnership Announced The Cape Cod Foundation and The Joshua A. Nickerson Society Collaborate for Good

The Cape Cod Foundation and The Joshua A. Nickerson Society have formed a new partnership to continue to honor individuals who have made a positive impact within the Cape Cod community.  The Society was established in 1982 in memory of Joshua A. Nickerson 2nd.  The Chatham native vent
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The Sean M. Gannon Memorial Fund Awards Inaugural Grants

The Sean M. Gannon Memorial Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded $3,000 in grants to five nonprofit organizations. The fund was created to honor Sgt. Gannon, a K-9 officer with the Yarmouth Police Department, who was killed in the line of duty on April 12, 2018. Its missio
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The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation Awards $100,000 in Grants

The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation awarded $100,000 in grants to 31 nonprofit organizations at a reception hosted at the Falmouth Art Center on March 27. This year marks the 10th Anniversary of The Falmouth Fund, according to Sharon Nunes, Chair of the Advisory Committee. “T
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The Cape Cod Foundation Offers 80 Scholarships to Local Students

While most people are busily preparing their tax returns, local students are hustling to meet a different April deadline: the scholarship application deadline. The Cape Cod Foundation has 80 scholarship funds for seniors graduating from high school and current college students. There
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Cape Cod Foundation Chairman Elected into National Academy of Engineering

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) recently elected Dr. Sharon Nunes of Falmouth, the current Chairman of The Cape Cod Foundation, into its membership for her accomplishments in corporate leadership and the development of next-generation green technologies, focused on novel mat
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Cape Cod Association Scholarships Available For 2019

The Cape Cod Association (CCA) is accepting applications for its 2019 scholarship program. Last year, the organization awarded $440,000 to 297 local students pursuing higher education. Applicants who were born on and reside on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket are eligible to a
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Cape Cod Foundation Awards $35,000 in Grants to Local Nonprofits In Response to Government Shut-Down

When the government shut-down hit close to home, The Cape Cod Foundation stepped up, awarding a total of $35,000 in grants to nonprofits serving local families in need. While the TGC Fund awarded $15,000 to the Cape Cod Military Support Foundation, The Falmouth Fund gave an unpreceden
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Cape Cod Foundation Appoints Tracy Kramer as its First Director of Operations

    The Cape Cod Foundation recently appointed Tracy Kramer of Barnstable as its first Director of Operations. Kramer has over a decade of experience in operational management, most recently as a Project Manager for Emerald Physicians, a member of Cape Cod Healthcare, Inc. i
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Celtics Lead Owner Pledges $20,000 to The Fund for Sandwich

Wyc Grousbeck, Governor, Managing Partner and CEO of the Boston Celtics, and his wife, Emilia Fazzalari, made a $20,000 pledge to support the charitable work of The Fund for Sandwich.  Grousbeck was the featured speaker at a recent fundraiser for the Town Fund, affiliated with The Cap
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The Chatham Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation Awards $30,000 in Grants to 12 Nonprofit Organizations

      The Chatham Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded $30,000 in grants to 12 nonprofit organizations serving the town’s residents. “This year’s grant recipients are doing extremely important work in our community,” said Henry R. Holden, Chair of The Chatha
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