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April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 (Lubbock, TX) - The Community Foundation of West Texas held their Annual Meeting & Recognition Luncheon on Wednesday, April 24 and recognized five nonprofit organizations as well as two additional awardees for the outstanding service they provide to Lubb...

April 17, 2019

April 16, 2019 (Lubbock, TX) - The Community Foundation of West Texas (CFWT) is proud to announce the funding of 114 grants to 86 nonprofit  organizations totaling $690,811! These grants are from several funds of the Community Foundation: Sybil B. Harrington Endowment...

February 5, 2019

The Community Foundation of West Texas (CFWT) is pleased to announce the awarding of Community Campaign Fund grants totaling $38,157.50 to four local non-profit organizations. The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Goodfellows program began decades ago to help those less fortun...

August 10, 2018

The Plainview Area Endowment, an affiliate of Community Foundation of West Texas, was created in 2010 to give the people of Plainview and surrounding counties the opportunity to build a pool of permanent resources exclusively for the benefit of their communities.

Today...

August 8, 2018

The Community Foundation of West Texas is pleased to announce the awarding of Mini-Grants for Teachers totaling over $28,000.00 to 37 South Plains Area elementary and secondary school teachers for the implementation of creative classroom projects during the 2018 – 2019...

March 29, 2018

On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, the Community Foundation of West Texas and Parkhill, Smith and Cooper announced grants to 11 agencies across Texas. The press conference was held at the future location of the New Legacy Home for Women at 3003 Avenue J (at the corner of 30th...

March 13, 2018

The Community Foundation of West Texas is proud to announce the funding of grants to fourteen arts organizations and nine animal organizations totaling $179,714.64! These funds are from several endowments of the Community Foundation:  Sybil B. Harrington Endowment for...

March 5, 2018

The Community Foundation of West Texas is proud to announce the funding of grants to three Plainview arts organizations and one animal organization totaling $40,557.50! These funds are from several endowments of the Community Foundation: Sybil B. Harrington Endowment f...

January 30, 2018

The Community Foundation of West Texas is pleased to announce that they have reached a milestone! Since the Foundation began in 1981, they have awarded over $20 million in grant dollars to hundreds of nonprofits!

We are a tax-exempt public charity created by and for the...