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Connecting Generosity with Need®

When you come to The Community Foundation with a charitable dream or idea, we help ensure you meet your goals efficiently, effectively and with meaning.

The Community Foundation’s mission is to enrich the quality of life in Middle Tennessee. We provide flexible and cost-effective ways for civic-minded individuals, families and companies to contribute to their community – now and for all time.

Our vision is to help people feel good about giving, no matter the amount, no matter the cause. We ensure both the excellent stewardship of donor funds and the wise investment of grants in the 43 counties of Middle Tennessee and Kentucky we serve.  We draw on the deep roots of philanthropy, and we’re focused on helping people find creative and entrepreneurial ways to help the community thrive.

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee works with people who have great hearts, whether or not they have great wealth, to craft solutions that reflect their intentions and goals. We provide personalized charitable solutions to help you make a difference and enrich the community in ways that matter to you.

As you explore everything we offer, you may want to read Our Story, learn how to Create your Fund or Give to a Fund.

To view our financial documents, including Form 990s and audit documents, visit The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee’s GivingMatters.com profile.

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Tax ID: 62-1471789


CFMT ANNUAL REPORT 2020

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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the governing body of The Foundation, responsible for administrative policy and the authorization of all grants. Each of the members...

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FAQs

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee is a local nonprofit working to bring good people and good causes together by ensuring the excellent stewardship of...

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Our Financials

Although funds of $500,000 or more can be managed on a segregated basis to accommodate our donors’ range of preferences, our commingled investments continue to...

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Our History

Created by a group of civic leaders in 1991, The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee was founded on the belief that a foundation for the...

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Our Team

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Who We Serve

(click image for larger view) We are positioned to understand issues facing our communities through our unique lens, with the ability to scan the 40...

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