Why work with your local Community Foundation ?


Your local Community Foundation can help you strengthen the relationships you have with your clients, by adding value and expertise to the philanthropic conversation.

Access to free, independent and expert philanthropic advice
As not for profits Community Foundations can work alongside you and your clients  to discuss various giving alternatives to meet your clients’ philanthropic giving needs.

Community knowledge and insight
Community Foundations have their finger on the pulse of the greatest community needs in their region and are in a unique position to provide advice on effective local giving.

Make a difference in the lives of your clients and your community
By partnering with your local Community Foundation, you can help your clients create a permanent legacy for the community and develop a meaningful connection with your client’s family for generations to come

Easy Admin
Community Foundations take care of all the ongoing  administration of the funds including the investments, accounting, reporting, regulation and compliance requirements.

Maximum tax benefits
Charitable giving provides good opportunities for tax savings and the Community Foundation can advise on a tax-smart philanthropic giving structure for your client

How do we work together ?

Your local Community Foundations is a free resource of expertise for you. We work with you to help to understand the unique circumstances of your client and utilise our philanthropic expertise to find out the best giving solution for them, now and for the future.


The Community Foundation difference, how does it work?

Contact your local Community Foundation to find out ways we can work together for the benefit of your clients