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This is a fence for ages...It's amazing that this fence is still standing.
Luckie Williams
Former Ben Richey Boys Ranch resident talks about building fence funded by CFA grant in 1989
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I like singing and dance. And I like Guys and Dolls, and I like Little Mermaid and Shrek.
Hannah Pate
Enjoyed Paramount performance series for children with special needs
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Refugee Women Help Homeless by 'Plarning'
When interethnic conflict escalated in Bhutan in the early 1990's, Phisty was among the scores of Nepali language-speaking Bhutanese people deported to Nepal, where they registered in refugee camps. See the full story on video
The impact we can make, together.
33 years
Dedicated to philanthropy that enriches our community
$100m+
Grants made since our founding in 1985
$5.5m+
Grants made to support causes in fiscal year 2017
$125m
In assets as of April 2018