The Foundation

A foundation is the place where you come to build the community you long for. The Foundation has been providing citizens the opportunity to improve their area's quality of life through on-going, community building efforts for over 30 years. The Foundation's efforts and contributions, since its inception in 1980, have been directed to community building activities that the benefactors have felt most strongly about. By collaborating with us you will sustain a legacy of community caring and sharing that dates back to the cyblone of 1899. We are an independent 501C3 organization.

The fruits of the Foundation's efforts can be found in many places in New Richmond:

  • The recreational trail system 
  • Youth and family programs
  • Health and wellness activites
  • Support of school district initiatives
  • Leadership training
  • Community enhancement projects

We believe that being engaged in giving back to one's community is an essential component of local citizenship. This belief is represented in the core values of the foundation, philanthropy, leadership and collaboration. As a foundation, we have given back to this community over 160 times.

The foundation is made of your friends, colleagues and neighbors. Our community foundation is a public entity created by and for the people of the New Richmond Area. We enable indibiduals to effectively support causes they care about, through both financial and non-financial contributions. As we engage in service-based philanthropy, we are committed to cultivating the dreams of our citizens; nurturing the possibilites for our communites; facitating the leadership and developing the resources necessary to bring these dreams and possibilities into reality.

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Our Mission

As we engage in service-based philanthropy, we are committed to cultivating the dreams of our citizens; nurturing the possibilities for our communities; facilitating the leadership and developing the resources necessary to bring these dreams and possibilities into reality.

Our Vision

The New Richmond Area Community Foundation is the center point for service-based philanthropy, creating collaborative partnerships that identify needs in the communities we serve. We develop strategies to provide citizens in these communities with diverse opportunities to meet these needs through their commitment and the giving of time and financial resources.

Our Values

The New Richmond Area Community Foundation believes that being engaged in and giving back to one's community is an essential component of citizenship.