The Clarinda Foundation is dedicated to cultivating philanthropic resources that will nourish a healthy and vital community for all people of the greater Clarinda area today, tomorrow, and forever.
The mission of the Clarinda Foundation is to:
Encourage private giving for public good,
Build and maintain permanent endowments to respond to changing community needs,
Serve as a catalyst and resource to effectively respond to community needs, and
Provide flexible tax-exempt vehicles for donors with varied charitable interests and abilities to give.
The Clarinda Foundation envisions a successful locale made up of safe, thriving, and diverse people, supported by a strong and active charitable sector that is essential to our quality of life, and motivates public involvement through philanthropy.
The Clarinda Foundation believes that communities are healthy and vital when:
They are welcoming to all and community members support and care for one another.