The Philanthropic Services Team at the Community Foundation includes fundraising and donor relations professionals with decades of combined experience in facilitating and inspiring meaningful philanthropy.

Whatever the issue you care about most, our Team helps you find the best charitable vehicles and instruments to maximize your giving and connects you with the nonprofits making a difference on the causes closest to your heart.

We work with donors, fundholders, professional advisors, and nonprofit organizations to give to, through, or co-invest with the Community Foundation to help support the people and programs that help our entire region rise.

Mary Katherine Morales

Mary Katherine Morales | 561-951-3450

As Vice President for Philanthropic Services, Mary Katherine leads the team as its chief fundraiser, connector, and convener. Her portfolio includes professional advisors, major and principal gifts from individuals, foundations, and families, planned giving options, as well as supporting our area’s network of professional advisors as they work to develop the philanthropic impact of their clients. Mary Katherine also oversees the Philanthropic Advisory Council (PAC).

How I can help you: Contact me to talk about your philanthropic vision, like opening a new fund, and the ways the Community Foundation can amplify your goals.

Mabel Colón | 561-340-4037

As Assistant Director of Operations for Philanthropic Services, Mabel serves as the hub for development and philanthropic services staff. She ensures that forward facing and back of house staff are working collaboratively in providing a seamless experience from engagement to strengthening relationships for donors, fundholders, and community partners.

How I can help you: Contact me with any general questions, or to schedule appointments or meetings with the team.

Dante Drummer | 561-340-4033

Dante works to connect charitably minded individuals, families, and nonprofit organizations with the resources necessary to amplify their philanthropic vision and build legacies that impact the community now and in perpetuity. He is also responsible for cultivating new relationships and strengthening existing ones to establish new charitable funds and increase enduring assets.

How I can help you: Contact me if you are a nonprofit executive or professional advisor. I can help you open a new fund at the Community Foundation to advance your philanthropic goals and provide beneficial ROI.

Carolyn Kost | 561-340-4513

As Scholarship Program Manager, Carolyn oversees the overall vision, planning, timeline, and management of the more than $1 million dollars disbursed annually from over 100 funds. She is happy to help students to determine the best ways to save money and graduate with a degree likely to result in meaningful work at a sustainable wage.

How I can help you: Contact me to inquire about the Community Foundation’s scholarship program (applications, requirements, etc.) or its family of funds.

Lisa Loomis | 561-340-4518

Lisa’s role as Senior Director for Philanthropic Services focuses on serving the Community Foundation’s 500+ fundholders, ensuring their funds are set up and administered with the highest degree of integrity and oversight. She is the point of contact for fundholder questions or concerns, and stewards relationships to provide a memorable — and exceptional — donor experience.

How I can help you: Contact me with any questions related to your existing fund such as depositing new funds, discussing legacy gifts and planned giving, and helping you amplify your philanthropy.

Bonnie Mitchell | 561-340-4505

As Grants Manager for Philanthropic Services, Bonnie works with the Community Foundation’s fundholders to administer their grantmaking wishes and is committed to exceptional service. She researches and analyzes nonprofit organizations to ensure grants are distributed to organizations that meet the Community Foundation’s rigorous integrity standards and liaises with fundholders and fund advisors to ensure excellence.

How I can help you: Contact me to send a grant from your fund, or with any questions related to the administration of your grants.