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Establish an Endowment Fund

What is an endowment fund?
 

Unlike a personal checking account, an endowment is not a cash reserve the Foundation can draw on at will. Instead, endowed funds grow slowly through prudent investment. A percentage of the fund’s annual income may be granted to support interests specified by donors. The principal of a donor’s gift is preserved, so the fund will grow over time and provide a cushion for periods of weaker market performance.
 

As a donor, you may make a gift to an existing endowment fund or start your own.
 

Learn more about the diverse types of funds.

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