News & Updates
GiveWell Community Foundation recently received accreditation with the nation’s highest standard for philanthropic excellence.
Don't forget to make your year-end contributions on time! Learn how you can "bundle" your charitable contributions along with other year-end giving tips.
GiveWell Community Foundation announces the posting for the position of President and Chief Executive Officer.
Join us in supporting tornado relief efforts in Lakeland through these vetted local nonprofits.
Nonprofit board members, executive directors, and fundraising professionals from around the community convened on October 25 for the third annual GWCF Nonprofit Workshop.
Learn how an Empower Polk grant is helping Lakeland Community Theatre offer more services, improve production quality, and create a safer, more inclusive environment for staff and performers.
Terry Simmers to retire as President and CEO after 12 years of service with the community foundation.
More than one thousand grants were awarded over the last fiscal year! Learn about more about our grants and other highlights in our 2018-19 Annual Report.
Impact Polk is an annual competitive, donor-directed grant program of the GiveWell Community Foundation with the goal of addressing community needs throughout Polk County. Grant applications will be accepted until October 14.
Our thoughts are currently with those affected by Hurricane Dorian and what we can do to help.