|Number of community foundations:||5|
|Oldest community foundation:||Ústi Community Foundation (1997)|
|Population:||10.7 million (2019, Eurostat)|
Czech Association of Community Foundations (Spolek A.K.N.)
The Czech Association of Community Foundations was established in 2006. In the Czech Republic, the Association faces a shrinking space for civil society. Therefore, the Association tries to achieve effective grant making. To approach new major donors is one of the main current topics of the Association, along with the constant objective to inspire citizens to develop of new community foundations.
The Via Foundation, established in 1997, is an independent national community foundation committed to community and philanthropy development in the Czech Republic.