Transforming community through philanthropy.

Ways to Give

Every donor is unique and has goals to accomplish. Many donors give during their lifetime or create a bequest in their will. The Community Foundation has different options to help donors accomplish their charitable goals. Donors giving through the Foundation can use a full range of giving methods to establish or add to different types of funds:

  • Unrestricted Community Funds
  • Donor Advised Funds
  • Designated Funds
  • Field of Interest Funds
  • Agency Endowment Funds
  • Scholarship funds

Set up a fund
Want to start your own fund? It’s simple to set up individual, family or corporate advised fund. Get started setting up your own fund at CFNLA today

Contribute to my fund
There are many creative ways you can contribute to the fund you have established at The Community Foundation, from a simple donation to Leaving a Legacy.  Here is a list of unique ways to give

Contribute to a Fund at The Foundation
The Foundation manages many different funds focusing on a variety of interests including education, arts, and even specific parishes of North Louisiana. Find an area that you are passionate about and make a donation today

Contribute to or Create an Agency Endowment
An agency endowment is a unique way to create a legacy in the form of a long-term financial resource for local nonprofits. An agency endowment at The Community Foundation allows an organization the opportunity to talk to donors about long term support. Read more about Agency Endowments, or give us a call.

Grant from my Fund
If you already have a fund at The Community Foundation and would like to suggest a grant to a nonprofit, complete the Advised Fund Suggestion Form. Then you can either fax it to us (318-221-7463) or drop it in the mail.