The Summit Foundation strives to inspire donors, build partnerships and mobilize resources to support community organizations in Summit County (and the surrounding communities) that foster health & human service, education, art & culture, sports & recreation and environmental stewardship.


Archive for February, 2012

Ways to contribute to your favorite charities

Donor Advised Funds, or DAFs, allow donors to make a tax-deductible gift today while choosing the charities to support as soon as the fund is established or at a later date. Agency Endowment Funds, also referred to as Agency Funds, are established by donors or individual nonprofits to support a particular charitable organization. Either type of fund may be created by individuals, businesses, families, or organizations. To learn more about these types of contribution avenues read the full article.

Profound Philanthropy deserves Profound Recognition

Thanks to more than 2,000 donors, $1.4 million was contributed to The Summit Foundation’s operating fund in 2011

In addition, over $540,000 was gifted to 20 Donor Advised and Scholarship Funds established within The Summit Foundation’s Endowment Fund

And 175 donors gave over $200,000 to The Summit Foundation’s Endowment Fund

The Summit Foundation appreciates every individual, business and organization that supported The Foundation in 2011

Click on the following links for lists of contributors to The Summit Foundation in 2011:
2011 contributors to the Annual Campaign
2011 contributors through employee giving
2011 contributors to the Endowment Fund and Donor Advised Funds



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