Financial Reports

The Generosity of Our Region

Our Financial Information
 

Foundation For The Carolinas was established in 1958 with a $3,000 grant from the United Way. We are now the fastest-growing among the 800 community foundations in the United States, ranking sixth in asset size and among the top five in grantmaking and contributions to funds.

This growth is a testament to the charitable spirit of our 2,500 individual, corporate and nonprofit fundholders.
 

2017 Contributions, Grants and Assets
 

Year-to-Date Numbers* (as of July 31, 2017)

  • Total Contributions to Funds: $185 million
  • Total Grants to Nonprofits: $193 million
  • Total Assets Owned and Represented by FFTC: $2.2 billion

     

2016 Numbers*

2016 By the Numbers

 


Our Fundholders’ Impact
 

As a community foundation, we help our fundholders make a difference in the causes they care about most. In 2016, we made grants on behalf of our donors to support the following charitable interest areas:

Grants by Category

 

*The financial data shown above represents consolidated totals of Foundation For The Carolinas and all affiliated supporting organizations.