How to Give

How to Give to New and Existing Funds

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation accepts donations in a number of ways. Contributions to the Cedar Falls Community Foundation are fully tax deductible. Gifts may include monies or other properties, both real and personal, in trust or otherwise, as may be acquired by will, gift or otherwise. Gifts may be directed or undirected. Donors are encouraged to consult with their personal tax advisor, accountant, or attorney before making donations.

Some examples of gifting methods:

  • Assets of a family or private foundation
  • Appreciated stock
  • Bonds
  • Cash
  • Charitable Remainder Trust and other planned gifts
  • Closely held stock
  • IRAs or other retirement funds
  • Life insurance
  • Mutual fund shares
  • Real estate or personal property
  • Wills and bequests

Consult with your personal tax advisor, accountant, or attorney.

Contact the Cedar Falls Community Foundation to learn more about the foundation and options for giving.

 

Questions? Please contact the Cedar Falls Community Foundation at cfcf@cfu.net.

Foundation News

12/17/2019

Cedar Falls Community Foundation Awards $20,000 in Scholarships

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation has awarded four $5,000 scholarships from the Robert Eller Study Abroad Endowment to support UNI students studying abroad during the Spring 2020 semester. The Robert Eller Study Abroad Endowment was established by emeritus UNI Education Media Specialist Robert Eller to foster the educational, professional, and personal growth of undergraduate students

8/15/2019

2019 Competitive Grants to be Awarded September 26

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation has announced recipients of its 2019 competitive grant cycle. In making the announcement Cynthia Sweet, executive director, said, “It is inspiring to read grant applications and realize that these are only a small portion of the many meaningful and community-enhancing projects occurring in Cedar Falls. The Cedar Falls Community Foundation