Your center for nonprofit sustainability

Your organization strengthens our region, and we are committed to helping you thrive. The Northshore Community Foundation offers expert guidance and a wide array of solutions designed to ensure your organization’s financial sustainability.

As your trusted partner, we manage endowments and agency funds. We also offer complimentary meeting space and provide training and networking opportunities to nonprofits in our region, through our building Northshare. Learn how the NCF can help you help others.

Opening a Fund for your nonprofit is easy 

  1. Contact our team of experts to discuss your organization’s needs and identify the best fund option for you.

  2. Establish a fund for your organization, and make an opening contribution. Funds may be endowed or non-endowed. 

  3. Participate in our sophisticated investment pool option that provide your fund the potential to grow over time.

  4. Conveniently manage your organization’s fund through our online fund management system, the donor portal. Access monthly statements, request distributions from your fund, view fund balances and review your transaction history. 


The benefits of partnership

When you open a fund with the NCF, you gain access to a range of philanthropic solutions, as well as our endowment management expertise and cost-effective, diversified investment options. You’ll also benefit from our ability to facilitate planned gifts, as well as gifts of business interests and real property.