What is Transformational
Giving?

Clemmons Community Foundation routinely uses the terms “smart” and “transformational” in its focus for giving and community impact. What does that mean and why do we care?

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The Clemmons Community Foundation exists to unlock the full philanthropic potential of Clemmons, Lewisville, and surrounding communities by connecting people and resources in ways that thoughtfully and meaningfully transform our communities with access, opportunity, and an enriched quality of life for all residents. A core mission of the CCF is to strengthen the people, places, and partnerships that hold our communities together, build new connections that provide opportunities, and ensure our area continues to be a community in which all people want to call home.

Partners in Philanthropy

A Community Gift of Gathering Space

Karen S. Hopper knew when her family’s homestead was gifted to her as part of her father’s estate, that somehow all that the home represented needed to be preserved.

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Partners in Philanthropy

Turning Tragedy Into Opportunity

There is no salve for the loss of a child or easy answers for the opioid epidemic, but there are people who care enough to try to chart a different course for another student.

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Partners in Philanthropy

A Leader’s Legacy

Ken Burkel, long-time foundation leader, comments on his family fund...“It’s a living, breathing extension of who I am, and after I’m gone it will be a living breathing extension of who I was — a legacy in its truest form.”

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Community Initiatives

Interfaith Alliance

The Interfaith Alliance is working in the Lewisville-Clemmons communities to meet the needs of the schools... READ MORE

Leadership Lewisville- Clemmons

In partnership with Lewisville Clemmons Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Winston-Salem, developing a leadership program for emerging leaders in Lewisville and Clemmons. READ MORE

Family Resource Center

Service needs include elder services, behavioral health services and addiction prevention and recovery programs, services for those with a disability, and other services. READ MORE

In the News

Angst - Raising Awareness Around Anxiety

Angst - Raising Awareness Around Anxiety

Life is different for kids today. Our schools repeatedly cite anxiety as a top issue for kids and teens. Access to 24/7 social media is often named as a contributor to youth anxiety, but there are many other factors, including news events.

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September 5, 2019
Clemmons Community Foundation Awards Its 2019 Community Grant Awards

Clemmons Community Foundation Awards Its 2019 Community Grant Awards

The Clemmons Community Foundation completed its 2019 Community Grant Awards. Grants were awarded to both existing programs and services that have proved impactful in the Clemmons-Lewisville area as well as to exciting new opportunities.

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August 7, 2019
Shore Scholars Kick Off their First Year with a Fun Retreat

Shore Scholars Kick Off their First Year with a Fun Retreat

The first group of Shore Scholars kicked off its year with a retreat at Total Escape. Good fun, great work, and super team building!

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August 7, 2019
Clemmons Community Foundation Awards Scholarships at West Forsyth High School

Clemmons Community Foundation Awards Scholarships at West Forsyth High School

The Clemmons Community Foundation celebrated six outstanding students at West Forsyth High School's Award's Day on May 22, 2019.

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May 24, 2019
Clemmons Community Foundation Elects New Officers

Clemmons Community Foundation Elects New Officers

New board officers announced to take their positions on July 1, 2019

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May 23, 2019
Rebecca and Danny Green Music Scholarship

Rebecca and Danny Green Music Scholarship

One of the most gratifying aspects of being a teacher is knowing that you have had a lasting impact on students long after they have left your classroom. Danny and Becky Green, two career music teachers, have had such an impact on hundreds of their students during their careers that have spanned decades.

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May 23, 2019
Clemmons Community Foundation Awards Grants to Community

Clemmons Community Foundation Awards Grants to Community

Clemmons Community Foundation announces more than $35,000 in community grants

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September 20, 2018
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