Because your passion, dreams, and legacy are our priority, we make it easy for you to give your way, now and in the future.
A Donor Advised Fund (DAF) is a personal charitable account that makes giving easy, impactful, and convenient year after year. Not only does it simplify the way you make gifts, giving through a DAF at JCF underscores the partnership of the Jewish community with the entire Southern Arizona community and beyond.
DAFs may be established with a minimum of $5,000* and donors receive an immediate tax benefit when contributing cash, securities, or other assets.
Funds can be added at any time and donors determine when distributions should be made to any qualifying 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the Jewish or broader local, regional, or national community.
Choose a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) to effortlessly amplify your philanthropic impact, gaining flexibility, simplicity, and a strategic approach to fulfilling your charitable goals.
Create an Endowment Fund in your name or honor a special cause or person by establishing a fund to ensure that the organizations and causes you care about are supported and sustained for the future. An Endowment Fund may be established with a minimum of $10,000.
An Endowment Fund makes distributions each year based on the instructions you provide when you establish the fund. Contributions may be made during your lifetime or through your estate. The principal is invested, and the percentage of annual Fund distributions is determined by the Board of Trustees.
An Endowment Fund is the most common way to implement your plan and is typically established through a gift from your estate. There may be tax benefits that can be achieved during your lifetime or for your estate. We are happy to work with your professional advisors as you develop your plan.
Creating a Legacy Plan can be a great way to share your values, passions, and hopes for the future with your family.