Create a Fund, Create YOUR Legacy.
Our Funds are tailored to you and what you wish to accomplish. We have options from having no involvement at all to more hands-on involvement in grantmaking. It's your choice. And whatever you choose, ALL funds provide the opportunity to create a lasting legacy that carries on your name or the name of a loved one.
Deciding to give... Our Giving Worksheet can help lead you to your philanthropic goals.
Which fund is right for me? Not all funds are alike. Check out our Fund Options!
Do you want to simplify your giving while multiplying your impact?
Did you know their is an option to retain your Investment Advisor?
Gifts of $250,000 or more may qualify for an Individually Managed Fund allowing you to keep your investment advisor while getting the tax advantages and resources at a community foundation. Please refer to our Individually Managed Funds Policy. If you have any questions, we would be happy to set up a personal meeting.
Charitable Remainder Trust...Receive income for life and help your community!
Cash, property, or other assets are used to fund the trust. The trust pays the donor, or a designated beneficiary, regular income payments for life. The donor receives an immediate tax deduction for the present value of the gift. The remainder of the trust transfers to JCF upon the donor’s death to create an endowment fund. The principle of the fund is never spent and earnings are used to make grants to the community, forever!