Our Mission

Inspiring charitable giving, building resources for the future and connecting donors who care with causes that matter

What is a community foundation?


August 14, 2018

More than ever, advisors are recommending to their clients who are over 70 ½ to make their charitable gifts out of their IRAs with those distributions going directly from their IRA to the charity. The great advantage to the “QCD” is that although it counts toward your required minimum distribution from your IRA, it is… Read more »

Our Stories
August 17, 2018

Pictured below from left to right: William Hoitink (President, Metro Marietta Kiwanis Club), Chandler Spaulding, Melik Mertus, Aaliyah Leonard, Bill Via (Director of Metro Marietta Kiwanis Scholarship), Detriana Kurzeja-Edwards, Shari Martin (Executive Director, CCF) Cobb Community Foundation was pleased to partner with our fundholder, Metro Marietta Kiwanis, to create and manage an online scholarship application process for… Read more »

August 17, 2018

  Tenth Annual Cobb Diaper Day taking place October 29, 2018 Please Support Cobb Diaper Day this October!  The purpose of Cobb Diaper Day is to collect diapers for low-income families through the month of October. A community-wide collection will take place on October 29, 2018, at 5 p.m. at Glover Park on the Marietta Square.… Read more »