Franklin County Community Foundation, Inc
Benefits of using the Franklin County Community Foundation for your charitable giving:
Advantages of Giving Through a Community Foundation
Flexibility: The FCCF is a flexible vehicle and our funds are custom-tailored to satisfy specific interests. If a field or a beneficiary that you designate should become obsolete, your funds will be redirected to maintain your original intent.
Simplicity and Convenience: One contribution can address a number of different needs, benefitting many charitable organizations in our community.
Tax Advantage: As a 501
(c)(3) charitable organization, all contributions qualify for maximum
deductions for income, gift and estate tax purposes. By making your gifts through the Community Foundation, you can achieve business, family and estate planning objectives, benefit the charitable agencies and
Community Impact: We help donors research and connect with projects that have a positive impact in the areas they care about most.
Permanence: Gifts by our donors are often structured to keep on giving in perpetuity. We are faithful stewards of your original gift intentions.
Efficiency: By pooling contributions for administrative and investment purposes, management costs are lower than if a person were to purchase these services individually, thus freeing up greater funds for meaningful grantmaking.
Oversight: All aspects of the FCCF are overseen by a community-based board of exceptional business leaders, professionals, philanthropists and civic leaders who are committed to their fiduciary responsibilities.
527 Main Street . Brookville, Indiana 47012
Phone: (765) 647.6810 . Fax: (765) 647.0238 . Cell: (765) 265.1427