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The Greater Lewes Foundation promotes philanthropy and develops charitable leadership.

The Greater Lewes Foundation helps generous individual and group donors achieve their charitable objectives, often by establishing temporary or permanent funds to benefit important causes in our community.

3Besides managing charitable funds, GLF board members are actively involved in our community, exploring ways for the Foundation to help with important longer-term issues and projects.

Please be part of our cause in any way you see fit. Give to support a cause or help a charitable organization, start a foundation, take part in important community initiatives and never stop believing in the power of community.



Now you can donate directly to your favorite GLF fund.


Recent Updates

GLF selects De Vries monument as 15th anniversary project. Read more.
Officials break ground on $10.9 million Lewes Public Library. Read more.
The Howard Schroeder art exhibit, held at the Inn at Canal Square, raised more than $32,000 to benefit the Lewes Public Library. Click on the link below to see the various drawings and paintings contributed by Schroeder family members. Thank you to all of the Schroeder family members who donated the artwork. See more.
Local causes supported by 10 recent grants from the Greater Lewes Foundation endowment.Seventeen proposals were received this fall for grants to "maintain and improve the quality of life in the Greater Lewes region." Read more.

Delaware Sen. Chris Coons applauded the Greater Lewes Foundation. Read more.

The GLF has successfully concluded a three-year effort to assist the City of Lewes with the purchase of a 5.5 acre parcel of land known as the “Gateway Project.” Please follow this link for a conceptual overview.


See our latest Summary Report.


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