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Hurricane Ian Response

September 28, 2022 Community foundations are known for moving quickly to support those impacted by crises. And that is certainly the case this week. Today, as Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida, community foundations in the Sunshine State are already…

Fundholders Bring Water Pump to Kirundo

With a donor advised fund at the Community Foundation, you can give beyond 501c3 organizations in the United States, to also support charitable projects around the world. It’s been our privilege to work with one fundholder family since the beginning of this…

Is the cost of event tickets deductible?

As charitable organizations emerge from pandemic restrictions, in-person fundraising events are beginning to rebound, especially athletic events that are held outside. This is a good time for a quick refresher course on the charitable deduction rules related to events, which…

Inherited IRAs: Big headache, or big opportunity? 

September 13, 2022 If you’re bewildered by something you’ve read recently about the IRS’s distribution rules for inherited IRAs, you’re not alone. What’s the back story? Until the law changed a few years ago, an individual who was named as…