Grants by Fund Type:
Donor Advised - $1,569,981
Named - $163,597
Field of Interest - $645,232
Scholarships - $105,118
General - $106,698
Org. Endowments - $277,896
Designated - $149,169
We will work with you to create a Fund Agreement which names your fund and outlines its charitable purpose. Your fund is established once the Racine Community Foundation receives the agreed-upon payment to begin to build your fund, or the entire gift to fully establish your fund. For the types of gifts that are acceptable to establish your fund, see Ways to Give.
Once your fund has been established, the Racine Community Foundation manages all of the related tax, legal and administrative tasks. Our Board of Directors supervises each fund, and our investment experts work to invest the fund for growth. We are committed to ensuring your fund will impact the community in the way that you intended, for generations to come.
In just three simple steps, you can put a very powerful charitable giving tool to work for you. In order to set up a fund, we will work with you to:
You can choose to support one or more of your favorite charities or organizations working toward a specific cause. After you help us understand what you'd like to support, we can recommend a fund type that will best allow you to do that. The Racine Community Foundation primarily supports organizations that provide services in the following categories:
The Racine Community Foundation offers flexible options through seven different fund types, allowing you to reach your charitable goals and participate at a level that is right for you.
Select the following fund types for a description below.