Through partnerships and collaboration, Lincoln Community Foundation facilitates positive change for the common good.
Since 1955, we have been privileged to be part of many wonderful legacies by connecting donor generosity to local needs. LCF serves as a faithful steward for many types of philanthropic gifts and helps donors create lasting legacies of giving. With gifts of all sizes from thousands of donors over the years, the assets of LCF have grown to more than $185 million.
Lincoln Community Foundation is accredited by the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations®. This program represents a community foundation’s commitment to go above and beyond federal and state law requirements to demonstrate accountability and excellence to communities, policymakers, and the public.
The success of Lincoln Community Foundation is measured by the quality of life achieved for people today and generations to come.
Inspiring our community to give, act, and lead.
Lincoln is a community where everyone is thriving, working together, to build a better tomorrow.
We act with uncompromising honesty and sincerity in everything we do. We build trust through ethical actions and relationships.
We are proactive and intentional about creating equitable opportunities. We value everyone and treat people with dignity, compassion, respect, and inclusion.
We have the fortitude and passion to guide and empower our donors, partners, and colleagues toward a common good. We approach our work with focus and innovation, viewing the challenges of today as opportunities for a better tomorrow.
We believe in the power of working together – leveraging our unique strengths to achieve a shared vision. We pursue opportunities to build community by forging partnerships that extend our network for good.
We treat our resources as gifts to build a better, stronger community for people today and generations to come.