Who is Pawling Community Foundation?

The Pawling Community Foundation (PCF) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to using private funds for the betterment of the Pawling community. Board members are Pawling residents devoted to their town and committed to the values on which the PCF was founded.

Mission Statement

The Pawling Community Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for all Pawling residents by developing community resources and public space by furthering the community's economic vitality, and by supporting the arts, cultural activities, tourism and recreation.

Pawling Community Foundation Projects

When approached by local organizations regarding PCF support, we review the following criteria before approving the proposed initiative:
  • Would this be a lasting improvement and a broad based benefit for Pawling residents?
  • Would it support our commitment to economic growth, cultural vitality, recreation opportunities and respect for the environment?
  • Would the costs be manageable and obtainable?
  • Would it be controversial?