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FEATURED- The Elf Project: Spreading joy to local nonprofits

The Missoula Community Foundation gave away a bit of extra “joy” (AKA cash and goodie baskets) on Friday, December 12th! Click on the image below to see who the Missoula Community Foundation elves visited.

Missoula Food Bank

Elves at the Missoula Food Bank

Thank you Willapalooza Sponsors


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  • “Elf Project” Surprises Local Nonprofits With Year-End Cash

    The Missoula Community Foundation spreads holiday joy by giving gifts to five organizations nominated by community members. The Missoula Community Foundation sponsored the first annual Elf Project this holiday season to give away cash to community members' favorite nonprofits. The Elf Project solicited nominations from the public to determine which five Missoula-based nonprofit organizations should be ... December 17th, 2014
  • The Elf Project-Spread the Joy to Local Nonprofits!

    The Missoula Community Foundation has a bit of extra “joy” (AKA cash) to give away this holiday season and we need your help deciding where it should go! Click on the elf to nominate your favorite local nonprofit. We are accepting nominations through Dec. 5th.         November 25th, 2014
  • Missoula Community Foundation in 30 Seconds

    Check out this 30 second Missoula Community Foundation video. November 24th, 2014
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    Willapalooza Join us for Willapalooza October 22nd, 2014 5pm – 7pm MCT Center for the Performing Arts Making a will or advance directive seems complicated and difficult to many of us. The Missoula Community Foundation would like to provide you with some practical tools for estate planning. “Willapalooza” is a FREE event intended to demystify the process of ... September 19th, 2014
  • Missoula- You Set a Record on Give Local Missoula Day May 6th

    You set a record: What did you do on Tuesday, May 6? That day the Missoula Community Foundation raised $135,250 in 24 hours for local non-profits, exceeding all expectations. So no matter what else you did that Tuesday, a lot of you gave away money. Missoula had the highest number of gifts for a town of ... July 24th, 2014