To enrich the lives of the people of Erie County by addressing community needs, providing leadership, and cultivating resources for a lasting impact.
A vibrant and empowered Erie County, whose residents thrive and where the community flourishes.
Serving the community since 1995 » Where we are today
Since the Erie County Community Foundation’s founding, the Foundation has grown from assets totaling $1.8 million to more than $40 million in 2022. During this time, The Foundation has distributed over $20 million to area non-profits for local projects, programs, services and initiatives to improve the quality of life in Erie County.