Open a Fund

 By opening a fund with Northshore Community Foundation, you make an even greater impact. Your community foundation provides expert giving solutions while supporting transformative civic initiatives and working to sustain our region’s nonprofits.

 Through a range of gift fund options, we simplify the process of giving for individuals, families, corporations and nonprofits, maximizing tax benefits and increasing the power of every charitable gift. Reach out to THE FOUNDATION today to learn more.

Types of Funds

DONOR OR CORPORATE ADVISED FUNDS

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

FIELD OF INTEREST FUNDS

Through a Field of Interest Fund, donors can support specific areas of concern with these mission based funds that give grants to support efforts as determined by the purpose of the Fund. MORE

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS

Through a scholarship fund at the NCF, you can help students pursue their educational dreams. You may choose to award a scholarship to students attending your alma mater, studying a subject you care about, or both. MORE

AGENCY/ORGANIZATION FUNDS

Other nonprofit organizations can take advantage of our sophisticated portfolio management. We offer this investment opportunity to our partners so their money can grow and their missions can be better served. MORE

DESIGNATED BENEFICIARY FUNDS

If you want to support a specific organization or organizations during your lifetime or endow your giving, a designated fund allows you to choose a charitable group to benefit from your fund. This type of fund ensures that the organizations you select will receive support regularly over a long period of time. MORE