Mathews Community Foundation offers several giving options, depending on what you hope to achieve through your philanthropy. Many donors take advantage of multiple strategies for tax planning purposes or to leverage their resources for greater good.
You can make your own choices or you can consult with our staff to identify the community’s most pressing needs. Whatever your philanthropic objectives, MCF has the tools and resources to help you organize your giving so it is strategic, flexible and effective.
Establish a fund now
Creating a named charitable fund at the Mathews Community Foundation is one of the easiest and most effective ways to manage your personal philanthropy. We offer several types of funds to help you create lasting impact for our region.
Plan for a future fund
You may choose to leave a legacy through a planned gift such as a charitable trust, future IRA distribution or bequest. These gifts can be used to create a new fund or add to an existing fund. Learn more about our planned giving options.