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As the Council on Foundations observes Community Foundation Week, this November 12-18, we will be posting stories from across the country of members who exemplify the ability of place-based philanthropy to drive innovation and strategy. If you would like your organization featured here, contact
Ten years ago, West Central Initiative (WCI), along with its five [...]

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Katherine Jacobs
Melanie Coon
Chris Cardona
Ron Ancrum
Pamela Flaherty
Ira Strumwasser, Ph.D.
Page Snow
Lance E. Lindblom and Laura Shaffer Campos
John Stremsterfer
Peter Brach
Laura Otting
Katherine Lorenz
Michelle Byrd
John Colgan
Kate Levin Markel
Oz Spies
India Pierce Lee
Malika Harrison
Ian Dutton
Amy Ellsworth
Mary McClymont
Jessica Bearman
Nicole Robinson
Roger Doughty
Michael Durnil
George McCully
Robyn Schein
Sandie Palomo-Gonzalez
Bruce Trachtenberg and Michael Hamill Remaley
Josephine Sinclair
Rob Buchanan
Lois Salisbury
Alexis Raymond
Caroline Altman Smith
Paul Major
Rosalie Nezein and Jesse Wrenn
Stanley S. Litow
Albert Ruesga
Donnell Mersereau
Lyle Matthew Kan
Sandy Cardin
Jeff Pryor
Larry Ottinger
R. Christine Hershey
Stuart Comstock-Gay
Caroline Roan and Atiya Weiss
John F. Rohe
Nina Smart
Terence Mulligan