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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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The Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals Awards $45,000 in Grants

The Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals of The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded a total of $45,000 in grants to 11 local nonprofit organizations to support domesticated animals and wildlife. The fund was established at the Foundation through a gift from the late Thomas C. McGowan,
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Cape Cod Foundation Announces New Board Members and Officers

Four community leaders have recently taken on new roles at The Cape Cod Foundation. Dr. Dana Mohler-Faria of Mashpee and William Trachsel of Chatham have joined the Board of Directors.  Two existing Board members were elected into new officer positions. Dr. Sharon Nunes of Falmouth wa
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The Cape Cod Foundation Distributes Over $3.6 Million in 2018

The Cape Cod Foundation has announced that its total grant and scholarship distributions for 2018 exceeded $3.6 million, bringing its total distributions since inception in 1989 to nearly $69 million.  The year-end total represents an increase of more than $200,000 compared to 2017. “
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Boston Celtics Owner Wyc Grousbeck and Forbes Editor Randall Lane to Discuss “All Things Celtics” at Fund for Sandwich Fundraiser in February

The Fund for Sandwich of The Cape Cod Foundation has announced that Wyc Grousbeck, entrepreneur and co-owner of the Boston Celtics, will speak in Sandwich on Monday, February 4, 2019, at 6:30 p.m., at the historic Sandwich Glass Museum.  Randall Lane, Editor of Forbes Magazine and Chi
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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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