Donor-Advised Funds

 
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A Donor-Advised Fund is a charitable giving account created by an individual, family or business and is used to support charitable causes recommended by the donors and their successors. This option provides great flexibility for giving during your lifetime and allows you to leave the gift of philanthropy to the future.


Benefits of a Donor Advised Fund

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Low Cost

Starting a donor-advised fund with JCF is free, with low annual administrative fees

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Community Knowledge

Partnering with JCF gives you insight into community needs & giving opportunities. 

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Privacy

Grants can be made anonymously to protect your privacy.

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Greater Tax Benefits

Donations to donor-advised funds are tax deductible & may even eliminate capital gains taxes.

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Flexibility

You can support Jefferson County or any approved nonprofit in the nation.

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No Administration

You're relieved of all administrative work as JCF handles distributions, record keeping, & tax filings.