Ways to Give

The Community Foundation is a vehicle for individuals, families, not-for-profit organizations and business to establish permanent named funds that will provide grants in perpetuity to the widest range of local charitable organizations and programs. Since inception grants have totaled nearly $4 million to local not-for-profit organizations and scholarship recipients from a pool of approximately $10 million in nearly 150 funds. For a list of our current funds to date click here

Types of Funds Distributions
Fund for the Future Distributions to be decided by the Community Foundation. 
Designated Funds Donor decides now who beneficiary will be.
Organization Endowments Not-for profit organization uses the Community Foundation to start endowment. Distribution only to that organization. 
Field of Interest Funds Donor decides now types of beneficiary. 
Donor Advised Funds Donor advises the Community Foundation annually as to preference of beneficiary.
Step-up Fund Fund can be started with a small gift to be fully funded in several years. 


Ways to Give


Future Gifts


For more information about how you can create your own legacy through the Elk County Community Foundation please contact your attorney, accountant, financial advisor. You can also contact the Community Foundation directly through our contact page.