Giving that Creates Meaningful Impact

For 35 years, The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation has helped individuals, families, nonprofit organizations and institutions with a variety of resources create charitable funds to make a difference—and this giving will continue to benefit the community in the future.

familyOur varied giving strategies, coupled with in-depth community knowledge and resources, help people support causes that matter most to them and achieve their long-term philanthropic goals. Highly personalized service is only one of many reasons to give through the Community Foundation.

Finding the Best Fit

Are you looking for ways to invest in your community but you are not sure where to begin or how to know if you are making the right decision with your time, energy, talents and finances?

Just like you turn to a professional expert for legal, tax and financial help, the Foundation is here to assist you as your philanthropic advisor. We understand how overwhelming and challenging it can be to try and navigate the many choices available to you. We can help you by:

  • Developing a charitable plan for you and your family and meet regularly to ensure your goals and objectives are being met.
  • Finding high-quality nonprofit organizations that are making positive impacts in your area(s) of interest.
  • Investing your money wisely so that your philanthropic investments grow over time so that you are able to extend the reach of your dollars.
  • Helping you determine the right philanthropic products to utilize in meeting your short and long-term goals.
  • Keeping track of all the paperwork needed for your taxes and working closely with your financial advisors and legal counsel to ensure they have the right tools to execute your family’s strategic plan in terms of impact and legacy.

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