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You know your clients. Bay Area Community Foundation knows philanthropy. We are here to help so that together we can make sure your clients know all of their options for charitable giving in our Bay and Arenac county communities. We manage our funds carefully, invest wisely, and make the giving process as simple as possible for your clients. Please let us know how we can help you assist your clients with their long-term giving plans.


We've created the resource library below with information you can share with your clients about ways to give, fund types and more.

More to Explore:

GivingGuide2020Giving Guide:
A comprehensive guide to giving at Bay Area Community Foundation with real-world examples, sample language for leaving us in a will, and information on our different types of funds.




WhatDoYouBelieveIn-WorksheetGiving Worksheet:
A helpful checklist for you and your client to go through to narrow down what your client is most passionate about and how Bay Area Community Foundation may fit into that. Download and print this worksheet double-sided to get started.




Help your clients take advantage of the IRA Charitable Rollover (aka QCD)

Assist your clients in making a gift of stock

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How to Say It

It’s easy to make a gift by insurance policy, IRA beneficiary designation, or other asset. The following wording in your will can get you started:

I devise to the Bay Area Community Foundation (Tax ID 38-2418086), a Michigan nonprofit corporation, the sum of [$____] (or a specific asset or percentage of estate), for the purpose of [_____].

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