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  • Legacy Planning: Caring for Your Family and Community

    Plan Your Legacy Like a Rockefeller, Even If You’re Not Wealthy What: Although no one wants to talk about estate planning, everyone wants to ensure their loved ones are taken care of after their passing. The Missoula Community Foundation is hosting two free seminars on how to leave a legacy for family, friends, and the community—even ... January 16th, 2018
  • Event Registration: Fundraising in these Weird Times

    We are excited to present a full-day workshop by nationally renowned fundraising expert Kim Klein. Regardless of where you or your nonprofit sits on the political spectrum, there is no doubt that your ability to raise the money you need has changed in some way.  Further, it is a sure bet that your nonprofit organization will need more ... November 15th, 2017
  • Want to Have Fun While Helping Missoula?

    We're looking for folks to bring their best ideas to help make Missoula Gives 2018 the most successful community-wide fundraiser yet. The Missoula Gives Task Force is for creative thinkers and big dreamers--folks who can get things done and have a great time in the process! Last year Missoula Gives raised more than $300,000 for ... September 13th, 2017
  • What a Nebraska Town Can Teach Us About Giving

    Shickley Community Foundation Fund supports the preschool program by providing funding for playground equipment and other needs. Photo credit: Bobbi and Steve Olson Shickley, Nebraska, isn’t so very different from Missoula. The people living there have big ideas, big hearts, and big dreams for their future. They invest their time and money in parks, the ... September 13th, 2017
  • Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Winners

    These 2017 graduates will embark on their first semester of college at a post-secondary school somewhere in Montana. Congrats to this year's winners, we wish you the best of luck! Clockwise: Molly MacDonald (Sentinel H.S.), Darian Rehder (Big Sky H.S.), Kayla Sawyer (Willard H.S.) and Trevor Finney (Frenchtown H.S.)   July 27th, 2017