About Us


We connect people who care with causes that matter.


Lorain County is a thriving community through giving.

Our Goals

  • Cultivate a culture of philanthropy in Lorain County.
  • Strengthen Lorain County through effective leadership, grantmaking, and collaboration.
  • Build excellent organizational capacity to support philanthropy.
  • Steward and grow assets to ensure financial health and sustainability for our community.

Our Core Values

  • Excellence: Providing the best service to all.
  • Integrity: Always doing the right thing.
  • Inclusion: Diversity, inclusion, and equity are integral to the success of the community and Community Foundation of Lorain County.
  • Collaboration: Putting self aside for the betterment of the whole.
  • Leadership: Provide education about, and philanthropic opportunities to address critical community issues.

A Gift That Lasts Forever

It all starts with a gift to establish a new Fund or to add to an existing one

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