The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation fully understands the important role pets play in our lives and how they become part of our extended families. Honoring them by establishing a fund in their memories is a way to give back to the community … [Read more...] about “Penny Nelson” Fund to Benefit Humane Society
Charitable Gift Annuity
By Jared Lindell Everyone reaches a point in life where retirement becomes inevitable. Retirement can be exciting for some people, especially those looking to travel or take advantage of free time not afforded during their professional life. For … [Read more...] about A Gift of Dependability
By Jared Lindell Since the Community Foundation began offering Charitable Gift Annuities (CGA) this past January, many donors have asked the question: Is the CGA the right giving tool for me? While it is true that the CGA is not the best giving tool … [Read more...] about Is a CGA Right For Me?
The Community Foundation offers many different vehicles to help a donor achieve his/her charitable goals. These options include establishing scholarship funds, field of interest funds, donor-advised funds, community service funds, agency funds, or … [Read more...] about Introducing the Charitable Gift Annuity