What's Going On

  • Grant Cycle Opens July 26, 2015

    If you are a non-profit organization that serves our five-county area (Jefferson, St. Clair, Blount, Shelby, and Walker), then...
  • Community Foundation Awards $1.25 Million in Grants

    The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham has announced $1,258,000 in grants to 30 area nonprofits that focus on two...
  • Giving History

    Meeting Sol Kimerling for the first time is like meeting the funniest, most engaging, best friend you always wanted....

About Community Foundation

Founded in 1959 by and for the community, the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham is a permanent charitable endowment to drive positive change. We welcome partnerships with individuals, families and businesses who want to be a part of improving the life of the Birmingham region. More