The Delaware County Community Foundation is the catalyst and trusted agent for philanthropy, serving our community- today and forever. Our Mission is to encourage local philanthropy by assisting donors with their charitable objectives through lasting legacies that improve the quality of life for the residents of Delaware County. We have a duty to properly steward all donations that are received by the Foundation. We are responsive to the needs of the donor while upholding the values of the Foundation.
- In promoting and serving our community.
- In educating the community and inspiring philanthropy.
- In being open and honest with the community, donors, foundation grantees and ourselves.
- That communicating our values to the public is an important part of our organization and its service to the community.
- That it is vital to the community we serve to have long-term stability and remain a constant in the community.