Our Mission

We make grants to local nonprofit organizations focused on education, food and emergency services, eldercare, the arts, and the environment and parks. Since the three schools cover all administrative expenses, 100% of funds raised are distributed through grants. 

West Side Campaign Against Hunger
Applicant Resources

To be eligible for a CCS grant, your nonprofit organization must be located and offer services within one or more of the neighborhoods surrounding the University.

Broadway Mall Association
Our Community

With your help, CCS has awarded grants to 57 local nonprofit service programs in 2017.


Looking to lend a helping hand? Check out the opportunities available at CCS-supported nonprofits.

Participants of the Barnard 2018 Bike-A-Thon
Our Donors

Our sincerest thanks to all donors of the CCS 70th Annual Campaign.