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.
BARTOW – On February 8 and 9, students from Lawton Chiles Middle School had the opportunity to travel to the county seat in Bartow for an exploration of the political process in Polk County. The “County Government Discovery Day” was made possible by a partnership with the Polk County History Center and the Polk County … Read On
“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
VISTEBall is an indoor golf event that includes games, prizes, silent auction, ticket auction, food, drinks, and fun!
United Way of Central Florida Annual Meeting – Dinner and Award Presentation
Located on 180 acres just west of downtown Lakeland, Florida, Bonnet Springs Park aims to improve the community’s quality of life by reviving the natural beauty of the woodland shores of Lake Bonnet and creating an inclusive urban park with multi-generational appeal. With help from the community, Bonnet Springs Park will be self-sufficient for its … Read On
The Winter Haven Council of Garden Clubs, Inc. maintains and preserves the historical Garden Center building and grounds. Major objectives are educating members/youth/public regarding conservation; environment; horticulture; floral design; landscape design and community beautification. Website: whgc.synthasite.com
Our fund promotes achieving our mission: to enable all young people in East Polk County, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens. We combine innovative educational, emotional, and physical well being, programs, with a competent and caring staff, who are committed to the safety and … Read On
Geneva Classical Academy assists families in fulfilling their Biblical obligation to educate and train their children by providing a community of parents and teachers committed to teaching children to love learning and to grow in godliness. Our fund exists to receive contributions which are then distributed to families who enroll and demonstrate financial need through our … Read On
Imagine what it would be like if every child had access to affordable music lessons and affordable instruments? A music center, serving the greater Lakeland area, will help us to do just that. With 7 soundproof studios, plenty of family waiting and student mentoring space, and 4 soundproof rental studios – we can reach 250+ … Read On