Did you know?

  • Triangle Community Foundation was established in 1983 with a single gift of $1,000 by Dr. George Hitchings. 
  • We define the Triangle as these four counties: Durham, Chatham, Orange, and Wake counties. 
  • We manage over $249 million in assets with a long-term investment strategy that grows and protects these funds.
  • We steward 850 philanthropic funds, ranging in size and donor-driven initiatives.
  • By partnering with our donors, in 2017 we invested more than $21 million to support nonprofit organizations and provide scholarships for individuals.
  • 79% of charitable grants stayed in North Carolina, 73% stayed in the Triangle.
  • Over $3.6 million has been invest in Our Focus on the Arts, Community Development, Environmental Conservation, and Youth Literacy through Fund for the Triangle since 2013. 

* Financial Data as of June 30, 2017. 


Meg Buckingham

Director of Marketing & Communications
Phone 919.474.8370 ext:4018
Email [email protected]