Gallery: Open Road Concert Series

The Open Road concert series benefiting Future Fund has been great fun for a great cause!  Check out some of […]

Shopping, Giving, and Making a Difference

In 2015 alone, Americans gave a record $373.25 billion to charities, up 4% from the year before. So have you […]

Cancer Patients Find Renewed Strength

The Cancer Foundation for Life received funding from the Community Foundation of Abilene during the 2017 Spring Discretionary Grant Cycle […]

CFA Breaks Ground on New Downtown Home

We have officially broken ground on our new home! The Community Foundation of Abilene on May 23 broke ground on our […]

Donor-advised funds and your personality type

Personality type matters, even when it comes to supporting community causes. Your “social impact personality type” is especially important as you […]

A Boost for Tomorrow’s Philanthropists

What’s hot when it comes to gifts for the graduate? You guessed it. Once again, the ever-popular, flexible, and tax-effective […]

Evaluating the DIY Charity Option

Has starting your own charity ever crossed your mind? If the answer is “yes,” you are not alone. Today’s social […]

Refugee Women Help the Homeless by ‘Plarning for Abilene’

by Megan Dobbs Travel about 8,200 miles east from Abilene, Texas, and you will find yourself in a land home to […]