Huntington in Bloom is part of the City of Huntington, West Virginia and a fund of the Foundation for the Tri-State Community, a 501(c)(3) organization. The Foundation is the only community foundation located in the Tri-State area of eastern Kentucky, southwestern West Virginia and southern Ohio. Established in 1972, the Foundation is an independent, non-profit, tax exempt, philanthropic corporation. The Foundation will hold and administer the contributions made to Huntington in Bloom and will use the gifts for the specifc charitable purpose voted on at the annual fundraising event.