Why Giving is Important

Why the Community Gives to Our Foundation

People contribute to our Foundation for many reasons, which include:

  • Civic pride
  • Ensuring their donation stays in their community
  • Allowing for the fund interest to be directed as they wish
  • Supporting innovative programs for children and families not funded through regular sources
  • Ensuring their donation remains in perpetuity, the capital will not be spent
  • Tax benefit

What are the Benefits to the Communities?

  • Maintaining local service advocacy
  • Keeping charitable gifts in community
  • Providing permanent sources of funding
  • Complementing, supporting, enhancing local leadership
  • Supporting programs important to them and where no funding exists
  • Offering donors a solid vehicle to contribute to the community they live in