|Number of community foundations:||1|
|Oldest CF:||Local Community Development Foundation (2008)|
|Population:||2.1 million (2017, Eurostat)|
Local Community Development Foundation Stip
The Local Community Development Foundation Stip is a non-profit, non-governmental organization founded in December 2006. As North Macedonia's first Community Foundation (and the first Youth Bank) it provides a range of services to encourage effective citizen’s participation in public policy making and its proper implementation. One key topics at the moment is lobbying for changes in laws in order to create a better environment for foundations, donations and sponsorship.