The Community Foundation exists to serve our donors and make your charitable giving more impactful. When you choose to work with us for your philanthropy, you join a group of dedicated, like-minded individuals, families and businesses united by a passion for making a difference.
Seven reasons to partner with us:
- World-class service – it is our pleasure to assist you in making your philanthropy more rewarding, anyway we can.
- Flexibility – our team of professionals can help you achieve anything you wish, anywhere in the world with your philanthropy.
- Community expertise – from affordable housing to education, from the arts to the environment, our team of professionals has the local expertise to make your charitable gifts more impactful.
- Investment performance – a number of investment options provide you with greater asset class diversification; you may also continue to use your own private investment manager.
- Legacy planning – as our partner, you may specify the people you wish to direct your philanthropy to in the future, for many generations.
- Stewardship – as a public entity led by the leaders of our community, your philanthropic intent will be protected forever.
- Tax benefits – partnering with us allows you the greatest tax benefits provided, significantly higher than charitable gifts to a private foundation. Starting a Fund at the Community Foundation is also an attractive alternative to having a private foundation. Read more here.
Ways to Give
There are many ways to give. Choose the gift option that matches your goals. Here are 7 easy options.
View our administrative fee schedule here.
Read about our fund types here.