We connect people who care with causes that matter

The Community Foundation of Lorain County is dedicated to enriching the lives of those living and working in Lorain County, Ohio.

We create connections...

To effect powerful change...

To build our community for the future...






In celebration of our 35th anniversary this year, the Community Foundation of Lorain County is holding a contest to give away $35,000 to endowment funds of three non-profit organizations and three schools held at the Community Foundation. Contest runs May 1 to May 31st, 2015. Click HERE to vote!

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Grants & Scholarships

The Community Foundation impacts our community and its residents through strategic grantmaking and scholarship support.

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