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2014-06-09 13.29.04

St. Francis de Sales Parish Establishes Endowment Fund at Community Foundation

St. Francis de Sales Parish Endowment Committee has created a legacy at the Community Foundation by establishing a fund to support their parish endowment. From (l to r) are:  Father Edward Aigner, St. Francis de Sales Parish; Marie Calafiura, Fund … Continue reading


Celebrating 30 Years of Philanthropy

The Community Foundation has begun its 30th year of charitable leadership and philanthropy on the Eastern Shore. The CommunityFoundationOfES_30thAnniversaryLogo-JPGFoundation has significantly increased local charitable funds and empowered donors to make a profound difference in the quality of life in our region.

Since 1984, the Foundation has been an effective steward of the community’s charitable resources and has been a leader in grant making for the benefit of charities and nonprofit organizations in Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties.

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Volunteer Recruiting: The ShoreCAN Way
09/16/2014 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Introduction to the Foundation Directory Online
09/30/2014 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Foundation Annual Meeting
11/07/2014 at 11:30 am - 1:30 pm