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Ten Reasons to Give

Ever wondered why you should give to your local community foundation? Here are 10 reasons:

1. We are a local organization with deep roots in the community.

2. Our professional program staff has broad expertise regarding community issues and needs.

3. We provide highly personalized service tailored to each individual's charitable and financial interests.

4. Our funds help people invest in the causes they care about most.

5. We accept a wide variety of assets, and can facilitate even the most complex forms of giving.

6. We partner with professional advisors to create highly effective approaches to charitable giving.

7. We offer maximum tax advantage for most gifts under federal law.

8. We multiply the impact of gift dollars by pooling them with other gifts and grants.

9. We build endowment funds that benefit the community forever and help create personal legacy.

10. We are a community leader, convening agencies and coordinating resources to create positive change.


There is no satisfaction
quite like knowing that
your charitable dollars are
impacting our community
in a positive way.