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Big Nick’s Annual Ride for The Fallen Raises $60,453 For Local Military Families & Veterans

Sunday, July 23, was a special Memorial Day on Cape Cod.  More than 1,000 motorcyclists joined Big Nick’s Ride for the Fallen and rode from Bourne to Yarmouth to honor Cape Codders who have died serving our country since 9/11.  Thousands more lined the 35-mile route to show their supp
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Cape Cod Foundation Awards $420,000 In Scholarships

The Cape Cod Foundation recently awarded $420,000 in scholarships to 138 local students who are beginning or continuing their higher education or pursuing certificate programs. More than 300 people attended the annual reception at the Dennis Inn where many scholarship donors and revie
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The Cape Cod Foundation Announces Management of the Nicholas G. Xiarhos Memorial Fund

The Cape Cod Foundation has announced a new partnership with the Nicholas G. Xiarhos Memorial Fund. The fund supports local military families, wounded warriors, deployed military troops and several other worthwhile causes. The fund was established in 2009 to honor Corporal Nicholas G.
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Sixteen Nonprofit Leaders Graduate from Award-winning Program

Sixteen leaders from nonprofit organizations across the Cape and Islands recently graduated from the Institute for Nonprofit Practice’s award-winning Core Certificate Program.  The intensive, six-month management and leadership program provides nonprofit leaders the professional devel
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GALE Fund Announces 2017 Grantees

The GALE (Gay and Lesbian Equity) Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation has awarded $6,450 in grants to seven local nonprofit organizations for their work supporting issues facing the region’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) community. Since GALE’s inception in 1
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Award-winning Nonprofit Leadership Program Gears Up for Second Year

The Cape Cod Foundation announces that the Institute for Nonprofit Practice (INP) will conduct its award-winning Core Certificate Program on Cape Cod for the second year.  Nonprofit leaders from across Cape Cod and The Islands are invited to apply for this intensive professional
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Cape Youth Force Now Accepting Grant Proposals

The Cape Youth Force, part of The Cape Cod Foundation’s Youth & Philanthropy Program, is now accepting grant proposals for 2017. The force’s committee, a group of students from Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School, will award a total of $1,000 in grants to local nonprofit organiza
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Local Youth to Benefit from Grant from Memorial Fund

The Houston Memorial Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation announced today that it has awarded the locally-based UK Soccer Development Program (UKSD) a grant of $9,085.79 to support soccer for youth in the town of Barnstable. The fund was established in 2012 by friends and classmates of Kev
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The Cape Cod Foundation Announces 2017 CCYP Giving Circle Grant Program

The Cape Cod Foundation is now accepting grant applications for the Cape Cod Young Professionals’ (CCYP) Giving Circle Grant Program. The CCYP will award a total of $10,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations that offer projects or programs that advance the lives of young profe
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The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation Distributes Nearly $80,000 in Grants

The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation is pleased to announce that it awarded $79,545 in grants to 26 local organizations at an event hosted by the Falmouth Historical Society on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Eileen Miskell, Chair of the Falmouth Fund, said that in eight years of gra
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The Cape Cod Foundation Announces 2017 GALE Fund Grant Program

The Cape Cod Foundation has announced that grant applications to the Gay and Lesbian Equity (GALE) Fund for 2017 are now being accepted. The application process is entirely online, and proposals must be received by midnight on Friday, March 17th. The GALE Fund, established in 1998, ra
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The Cape Cod Foundation Announces its 2018 Scholarship Application Process

The Cape Cod Foundation has announced the launch of its 2018 online scholarship application process. The Foundation administers more than 75 scholarship funds for graduating high school seniors, current college and adult students. Most of the scholarships available through The Cape Co
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Cape Cod Foundation Distributes Over $2.9 Million and Announces Strategic Focus Grantees

The Cape Cod Foundation has announced that its total grant and scholarship distributions for 2016 exceeded $2.9 million, bringing its total distributions since inception to nearly $60 million.  The $2.9 million figure for 2016 includes over $780,000 in scholarship support to loca
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The Cape Cod Foundation Names New President and CEO

Henry Holden, Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Cape Cod Foundation, has announced the promotion of Kristin O’Malley to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. O’Malley has worked for the Foundation since 2004 and has served as its’ Executive Director since Janu
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