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Support the community and donate to funds online. Please note: the credit card fees charged by financial institutions will be deducted from the fund in which the contribution is being made. The Foundation suggests that donors elect to contribute an additional 3.9% to cover the costs charged by the financial institutions. To avoid these charges all together, we suggest contributing via check, gift of stock, or via other options. If you need assistance, email Mary Meghan Flanagan at mflanagan@cffound.org or call 407-872-3050.

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Impact Fund
100 Women Strong Fund
Members of 100 Women Strong each contribute $1,100 annually and collectively work together, through research and analysis, to help solve a source problem that will make a lasting difference in the lives of women and children in Central Florida.
Education Impact Fund
Education opens the doors to the world. Children with a solid educational foundation grow into focused, talented adults that create the strong families and communities that make the region thrive. Better education and job readiness mean safer neighborhoods and a workforce ready for the next wave of jobs and opportunities. The Education Impact Fund at Central Florida Foundation makes education accessible for everyone, with a focus on social-emotional learning, early literacy, and life-long learning.

Criteria:
1. Focus on projects that pilot, accelerate, scale or fill gaps
2. Increase graduation rates and job readiness
3. Address education equity
4. Focus on school readiness, including social emotional learning, language, and literacy

The first $250,000 received will be available immediately to grant to qualifying nonprofits based on the outlined criteria. Upon exceeding $250,000 and up to $500,000, donations will be split with 50% made available for immediate use, and 50% to endowment to ensure lasting impact. Once the fund has reached $500,000 in donations, all donations exceeding this point will support endowment, ensuring that your contribution can sustain the needs of the community long-term.
Community and Social Connection Fund
A zip code, race or income no longer defines your future. All ethnicities, races, backgrounds and cultures call Central Florida home, and this is something special. We bring our best ideas and thoughts to the table to create a community where everyone has a say and everyone has a place. The Community and Social Connection Impact Fund at Central Florida Foundation paves a way for everyone to have the opportunity to the same advantages and to be the voice in their community, creating a place everyone is proud to call home.

Criteria:
1. Focus on projects that pilot, accelerate, scale or fill gaps
2. Increase philanthropy and volunteerism
3. Increase social justice, including voting, advocacy, civic education and engagement

The first $250,000 received will be available immediately to grant to qualifying nonprofits based on the outlined criteria. Upon exceeding $250,000 and up to $500,000, donations will be split with 50% made available for immediate use, and 50% to endowment to ensure lasting impact. Once the fund has reached $500,000 in donations, all donations exceeding this point will support endowment, ensuring that your contribution can sustain the needs of the community long-term.
Economic Stability Impact Fund
As the #1 travel destination in the world, Central Florida thrives on a strong tourism economy. Other industries and entrepreneurs identify the region as an ideal place to build and grow their vision and companies. However, with this growth, many individuals and families live $400 away from homelessness and struggle with making ends meet - living paycheck to paycheck, unable to afford safe housing, reliable transportation, and healthy food. The Economic Stability Impact Fund at Central Florida Foundation disrupts these patterns to boost the talent pipeline, drive employment innovation, promote security for the local workforce and more.

Criteria:
1. Focus on projects that pilot, accelerate, scale or fill gaps
2. Focus on increasing income, access to housing, transportation, and nutritious food
3. Address economic issues through innovative approaches
4. Prioritize access equity, including employment, housing, and transportation
5. Address crisis recovery, including immediate, short term response and long-term critical needs

The first $250,000 received will be available immediately to grant to qualifying nonprofits based on the outlined criteria. Upon exceeding $250,000 and up to $500,000, donations will be split with 50% made available for immediate use, and 50% to endowment to ensure lasting impact. Once the fund has reached $500,000 in donations, all donations exceeding this point will support endowment, ensuring that your contribution can sustain the needs of the community long-term.
Healthcare Impact Fund
Healthy residents make up a thriving community. With access to mental and physical healthcare and healthy food, everyone can better manage chronic illnesses, injuries and in turn focus on wellness and other priorities. The Healthcare Impact Fund at Central Florida Foundation emphasizes access to care, physical activity and healthy diets to increase life expectancy to help every Central Florida resident live a full and healthy life.

Criteria:
1. Focus on projects that pilot, accelerate, scale or fill gaps
2. Improve delivery systems and/or access to healthcare
3. Focus on increasing life expectancy and lowering preventable deaths
4. Address the top ten (10) issues as identified by the Community Health Needs Assessment
5. Address crisis recovery, including immediate, short term response and long-term critical needs

The first $250,000 received will be available immediately to grant to qualifying nonprofits based on the outlined criteria. Upon exceeding $250,000 and up to $500,000, donations will be split with 50% made available for immediate use, and 50% to endowment to ensure lasting impact. Once the fund has reached $500,000 in donations, all donations exceeding this point will support endowment, ensuring that your contribution can sustain the needs of the community long-term.
Livability Impact Fund
Neighborhoods keep us connected and driven. Safe, clean and sustainable environments mean we are around to enjoy the good stuff. Arts and culture fuel our imagination and creativity. Safety builds our sense of security. Space to soak in nature and be outdoors keeps us grounded. All of these create close knit areas we can be proud to call home. The Liveability Impact Fund at Central Florida Foundation builds strong, connected neighborhoods that improve the quality of life to make us thrive.

Criteria:
1. Focus on projects that pilot, accelerate, scale or fill gaps
2. Increase community safety
3. Address environmental issues, clean energy, and climate change
4. Increase walkability and green space
5. Promote neighborhood revitalization
6. Support public arts and culture

The first $250,000 received will be available immediately to grant to qualifying nonprofits based on the outlined criteria. Upon exceeding $250,000 and up to $500,000, donations will be split with 50% made available for immediate use, and 50% to endowment to ensure lasting impact. Once the fund has reached $500,000 in donations, all donations exceeding this point will support endowment, ensuring that your contribution can sustain the needs of the community long-term.
Other Funds