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Nearly 70 local nonprofits, serving Lancaster, Northumberland, and Middlesex Counties, will be taking part in the 2014 Amazing Raise, held from 6:00am, Wednesday, September 17 until 6:00pm, Thursday, September 18.  The Amazing Raise is the region’s 36-hour online giving challenge that inspires and empowers the community to support local nonprofit organizations.  When giving during The Amazing Raise, favorite nonprofits also have the chance to win additional incentive prizes ranging from $500 to $15,000. Read More Here

Who We Are

The River Counties Community Foundation is a public charity that is

  • Enhancing the quality of life in Lancaster, Middlesex and Northumberland counties by
    • Encouraging philanthropy by making it simple, flexible and cost-effective
    • Ensuring that the charitable intent of our donors will be met in perpetuity
    • Serving as effective stewards of our philanthropic assets


The Community Foundation’s mission is to cultivate philanthropy by

  • Connecting people who care with causes that matter
  • Providing superior stewardship for our donors
  • Creating a better quality of lifeā€¦ forever.

Core Values

  • We believe in the power of philanthropy to improve the lives of people and communities.
  • We are passionate, visionary and determined leaders committed to achieving extraordinary results.
  • We are exemplary stewards of charitable resources, operating with the highest standards of integrity.