As a facilitator, information resource and manager of charitable funds, the Delaware Community Foundation helps communities and philanthropists focus charitable resources for the greatest community benefit statewide.
Our Vision – What we want for the community
We envision a Delaware where generosity expands opportunity for all and enhances the common good.
Our Mission – What we do for the community
Our mission is to improve the lives of the people of Delaware by empowering and growing philanthropy through knowledge and relationships, now and in the future.
All of our work is underpinned and informed by these values:
Passion – a drive to improve the lives of all people in Delaware
Joy – a sense of delight for life and philanthropy
Service – a commitment to helping others
Creativity – an eagerness to find new ways to make a difference
Excellence – a pledge to perform our work at the highest level possible
Inclusion – a belief that our communities are strongest when all people have equal opportunity to participate, contribute and thrive