Community Foundations Week Resources

Philanthropy West Virginia is pleased to provide this resources page of tools for our Community Foundation Members and our Keep5Local Participating communities to promote during Community Foundations Week 2020.

Our Governor James Justice has declared November 15-21, 2020 as Community Foundations Week in WV. If you wish to have a digital copy of the Governor’s proclamation, please contact Philanthropy WV’s Communications Fellow, Hannah Belt, at

For an overview of WV Community Foundations Week Resources & Tools, CLICK HERE! 

Resources for Community Foundation Members include:

  1. Sample Proclamation Language for a City, Town or County Proclamation (CLICK HERE)
  2. Sample Community Foundation’s Media Release (CLICK HERE)
  3. Sample Community Foundation’s Op-Ed – “Community Foundations drive WV Forward” (CLICK HERE)
  4. Sample Social Media posts outline (CLICK HERE)

Resources for Keep5Local & RCDI Program Participating Community Foundation Members include: