Similar to agencies, individuals can also benefit from holding their philanthropic funds at Community West Foundation. These Donor Advised Funds give people the flexibility to provide grants to causes of their choice at no cost while providing considerable tax benefits. $1.7M in grants were distributed in 2019 through Donor Advised Funds.
What is a Donor Advised Fund?
Donor Advised Funds are individual, charitable giving accounts designed to be accessible, straightforward and less expensive than a private foundation.
How do Donor Advised Funds work?
Once the fund is established, grant recommendations can be made to qualifying charitable organizations as often as you wish at no cost.
Community West Foundation offers a variety of services and expertise to help individuals and families carry out their charitable giving goals. When you establish a fund, we are your partner in philanthropy.