• Description

The report is devoted to the outcomes of a research of community foundations -- one of the successfully developing segments of Russian philanthropy. The research was carried out within the Programme for Development of Community Foundations (CFs) implemented by CAF Russia and was financed by Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. The main objective of the research was to analyze the current state and activities of existent CFs, examine community foundations as a special type of charity and their role in communities, and present a generalized picture of Russian CFs in the local philanthropic landscape.