Purpose and Vision
We’re a proud affiliate of The San Diego Foundation that serves as the most effective funding force in supporting, strengthening and growing nonprofits in the Carlsbad community.
Our mission is celebrating and investing in Carlsbad. We meet emerging needs by encouraging and increasing responsible and effective philanthropy by and for the benefit of all who live, work and play in Carlsbad by building a Carlsbad community endowment; providing annual funding to non-profits that benefit the Carlsbad community; and giving Carlsbad community members a vehicle for legacy planning and gifts that will benefit Carlsbad, now and forever.
- Granted more than $840,000 for the benefit of Carlsbad charitable purpose
- Created a long-term Carlsbad Community Endowment of more than $745,000
- Recruited more than 150 members in five years
CCF 2020 Virtual Grants Celebration
- Date: June 2, 2020
- Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Join The Carlsbad Charitable Foundation for the first (virtual) Grants Celebration as we award 2020-2021 nonprofit grantees serving our community.
Exclusive to Carlsbad Charitable Foundation members and guests.
San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund
As a community foundation experienced in disaster response, The San Diego Foundation is positioned to meet the ongoing needs of our local communities and take on unexpected challenges, including response to the alarming spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
A coalition of philanthropy, government and business partners has joined together to create the San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund with $1.3 million to rapidly deploy flexible resources to community-based organizations at the frontlines of the coronavirus outbreak in San Diego County.