What is a community foundation? A community foundation is a public nonprofit organization created by donors and governed by local volunteers who manage a permanent pool of funds providing grants for initiatives and programs that address current and future issues in a specific geographic area.
The Community Foundation Brochure
Why join the Legacy Society? We invited you to join The Legacy Society in order that the Foundation may recognize and acknowledge your generosity and for your gift that will provide significant benefit to our community in the future.
The Legacy Society
The Unrestricted Fund enables the Foundation to act quickly on the community's behalf when needs arise or opportunities knock. Much more than a rainy day fund that is limited to emergency situations, the Unrestricted Fund responds to unanticipated possibilities as well as unexpected challenges.
The Unrestricted Fund Brochure
Secure your agency's future, create an endowment and watch it grow. We have helped dozens of area agencies build funds for the future. With a stable financial base, a nonprofit organization can pursue its mission.
Agency Fund Brochure
Using your gifts to build our community...for generations to come. A donor advised fund provides maximum convenience and flexibility by allowing donors to make recommendations for distributions to specific charities. It is especially useful for donors who want to take a charitable deduction in one year and make recommendations over several years.
Donor Advised Funds
What are the benefits of a town fund? By establishing a town fund, donors create a permanent mechanism that enables residents to "give back" to their hometown. Grants result in tangible enhancements to the community, generate pride, encourage family philanthropy, and create a sense of progress.
Town Endowment Brochure
What is a Charitable gift annuity? It is a way to provide funds for the future - yours and the community's. You make a contribution to the Foundation and receive a guaranteed lifelong income from that gift. After death, the remaining portion of your gift become a permanent endowment within the Foundation creating a legacy that carries your name.