Donor Advised Fund

Ideal for those who want to give to multiple organizations and programs throughout the year.

The number one option for donors who value freedom, flexibility, and choice, Donor Advised Funds offer a hands-on approach to philanthropy. Donor Advised Funds are ideal for those who plan to give to multiple organizations and programs throughout the year.

Our Donor Advised Funds allow you to manage all of your giving through one account with ultimate flexibility. Consider a Donor Advised Fund if you:

  • Want to manage all of your giving through one account
  • Wish to give to multiple organizations and programs
  • Want the flexibility to support the individual nonprofit organizations that matter most to you

Fundholders Raquel and Bill Altavilla

One of the reasons Bill and Raquel established the Altavilla Family Foundation as a Donor Advised Fund was the ease of giving to organizations when there is a specific need at a specific time.


Donor Advised Fund Resources

Donor Advised Fund Agreement

Begin thinking about the details of your fund – everything from creating a name to selecting the timeline of your giving – using our Donor Advised Fund Agreement.

Donor Advised Fund Fact Sheet

Learn about this dynamic vehicle for your charitable giving.

Comparing Options: Our Funds v. Private Foundations

Compare the advantages of a Donor Advised Fund over a private foundation.

Opening a Fund is Easy

A Donor Advised Fund makes it easy for you to support the causes and organizations you care about locally or across the country. You can use cash, stock, or other assets approved by our board to create a named fund, qualify for an immediate income tax deduction, and when it’s convenient for you, choose the charities you want to support. 

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