Giving Days are an opportune strategy to engage residents, donors and non-profits in your community.
It is important to have a strong development plan in place to raise funds and ensure the foundation’s long-term success. The Council is here to help you develop your foundation's strategies to attract resources and monetary gifts, and cultivate ongoing relationships with donors and their advisors.
In-Depth knowledge on Development & Gift Management
This sample matching gift policy can be easily customized for your foundation's use.
This article provides ideas to help your community foundation get started in providing quality donor services - and to keep donors engaged and active with your foundation!
Learn about creating a development plan and strategy to help drive long-term resource development for your foundation.
Discover the tax treatment under the Pension Protection Act (PPA) for gifts of fractional interests in tangible personal property, like books, artwork, furniture and more.
Guidance to donors on in-kind, food and inventory, taxidermy, S corporation stock, and recapture of tax benefit on property.
Most states have registration and/or reporting laws that apply to nonprofit organizations soliciting contributions within the state. Information about registration is available through individual states or the Multi-State Filer Project.
Community foundations occasionally receive a request for their money back from donors of advised funds and organizations that have established designated funds or agency endowments.
Community foundations are often faced with requests from donors or local volunteers who wish to express their support by raising money for the community foundation or for a particular fund.
Types of car donation programs and their impact on tax-exempt status, taxable income, and deductible contributions.