About GiveWell Community Foundation
GiveWell Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity serving Polk, Hardee, and Highlands County, Florida. The Community Foundation holds more than 280 charitable funds established by individuals, families, organizations, and private foundations and serves a wide variety of charitable services.
For the past 20 years, the GiveWell Community Foundation and its fundholders have been investing in the future of our communities through impactful, philanthropic giving.
To champion charitable giving to improve the quality of life in the areas we serve, both now and for future generations.
“The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” “The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” is expected to be signed by President Trump before the end of the year. Like many Americans, we have been following this tax reform bill very closely, staying informed on how it will affect our fundholders and local nonprofit organizations. Political opinions aside, … Read On
Friday, December 22 – Open 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Monday, December 25 – Closed Tuesday, December 26 – Closed Wednesday, December 27 – Open 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Thursday, December 28 – Open 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Friday, December 29 – Open 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday, January 1 – Closed … Read On
The subject unit of the Florida National Guard, based in Plant City and sister unit to the Lakeland based unit, has been mobilized for deployment to the Middle East. The Polk Veterans Council will be hosting a departure ceremony.
Eat Good and Do Good! Choose Business Breakfast or Community Dinner on Tuesday, May 8, 2018! Presentation by Tim Mitchell and another nonprofit practitioner followed by appeal to join the work through giving, volunteering, sharing, and/or prayer.
FAWQC is an association of professionals dedicated to managing, improving, and protecting the quality of Florida’s waters. As part of our mission, FAWQC provides grants to Florida schools for water quality education. By establishing the FAWQC Environmental Education Fund, FAWQC has ensured that future generations of Florida students will learn to value and protect Florida’s … Read On
We are comprised of individuals from different walks of life that have been brought together through a Christ inspired desire to break down social barriers that separate us from one another. We’ve come together to unite in carrying each other burdens. Website: www.gospelinc.org
Since 1960, Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center has proudly served the citizens of Polk County and the surrounding areas. Our fund helps us in our commitment to help more people communicate better by subsidizing patient care. Of the 25,000 patients served this past year, over 11,000 were children and 98% of those children required … Read On
Polk Training Center’s fund helps to provide program funding for our mission to provides citizens with developmental disabilities the opportunity for community inclusion, skills development, basic adult education, and vocational training. Website: www.polktrainingcenter.org
LVIM has an endowment fund so that the community can invest in long term goals of LVIM to make a healthier Polk County. This fund will allow LVIM to continue serving the working uninsured of Polk County by providing access to high quality outpatient healthcare. Website: www.lvim.net