Ernest W. Sumner
501c3 public charity
The Gaston Community Foundation is to be the leader of philanthropic giving by connecting donors with community needs to enhance the lives of present and future generations.
We do this by:
- connecting donors to community needs and causes that are meaningful to them;
- investing charitable dollars prudently to achieve lasting results; and
- leading collaborative solutions to community issues.
Assets Under Management
Number of Charitable Funds
Grants and Scholarships Award
$115M since inception; $8.6M in year 2019
Board of Directors
Average Performance of Main Investment Pool Over the Last 10 Years
Performance of our Main Investment Pool in 2019
Administrative Expenses for 2017
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