Your charitable giving can become more impactful, easy and meaningful with a Donor Advised Fund at Fairfield County’s Community Foundation. Our seasoned staff expertly manages your investment and reporting – so you can focus on the joys of grantmaking to the causes and nonprofits close to your heart in Fairfield County and beyond.
Your gift qualifies for an immediate tax deduction and your fund is simple and fast to establish. Join our community of philanthropists who turn to the experience and guidance of Fairfield County’s Community Foundation to make a lasting difference.
Why choose a donor advised fund?
Customize your giving experience to reflect your impact goals and desired involvement.
At any time, make a grant, review your balance or history, or call our knowledgeable staff.
Qualify for an income tax deduction when you contribute to your fund.
Fairfield County’s community foundation
When you establish a donor advised fund with Fairfield County’s Community Foundation, you’ll be supported by a team of knowledgeable and experienced grant-makers. We can help you define your philanthropic goals and connect you with impactful nonprofits that align with your charitable interests. As your partner in giving, our goal is to make your donations even more meaningful, powerful and enjoyable.
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Ready to make an impact?
Contact us today to explore options for meeting your philanthropic goals by establishing a donor advised fund with cash, stocks or securities. You can also convert a private foundation to a donor advised fund.