Year-End News for Fund Advisors
Make the most of your 2020 charitable giving! Take note of important year-end dates.
Payment Schedule
The last day for processing 2020 grant and program expense checks will be Tuesday, December 29. All requests should be submitted by close of business Monday, December 28 to be processed by year end.

Grants processing will resume the week of January 4.
Donations to Your Fund
Donations of cash or checks to your fund, as well as online gifts, must be received in the CFM office by Thursday, December 31 to receive a 2020 tax deduction.

Donations of appreciated stock may also be made to your fund. Please remember that it takes 2-4 days for a stock gift to transfer to the Community Foundation, so discuss this with your broker in advance. To receive a tax deduction, the stock must post to a Community Foundation account by Tuesday, December 31.

Please email Jackie Bailey with any questions.
Endow Mississippi Tax Credits
A limited amount of 2020 tax credits are still available for donations to endowed funds at Community Foundations.

Endow MS gives a 25% state tax credit for qualified donations of $1,000 or more.

Grant Requests from Your Fund
Grant requests from your fund must be received by close of business on Monday, December 28 to be processed before December 31.

Please log in to Donor Central or email Jackie Bailey to make a grant request.
Access your fund at any time with Donor Central
Remember you can always view your fund balance, your grant history and contributions to your fund by logging in to Donor Central.

It is also the most efficient way to make grant recommendations!

Use your email address to login to Donor Central