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.

2018 Contributions, Grants and Assets

Year-to-Date Numbers* (as of December 31, 2018)

  • Total Contributions to Funds: $363 million
  • Total Grants to Nonprofits: $315 million
  • Total Assets Owned and Represented by FFTC: $2.42 billion


2017 Numbers*

2016 By the Numbers


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