The Nebraska Community Foundation works with community, organizational and donor-advised affiliated funds serving 255 communities located in 78 counties. NCF and its affiliated funds have reinvested $243.2 million in Nebraska since 1994.
The Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF) provides tools that are available to help you plan a gift to your hometown and/or favorite nonprofit organizations. A charitable gift plan offers you an opportunity to put together your financial, estate and charitable giving objectives.
The information on this Web site should help you discover, based upon your interest and experiences, what causes you care about; the various gift options that are available; and the process of implementing a charitable giving plan.
Most people have the following three priorities:
NCF staff is available to visit with you at no cost or obligation. Start by requesting a planned gift illustration and let us know your charitable giving desires. Consider NCF as a member of your charitable gift planning team.
In April 2010, the Shickley Community Foundation Fund announced its semi-annual grant awards. The Fund provided nearly $7,000 to 10 area nonprofits. What makes this last round of grantmaking special in this town of about 350 people is that the Fund has now surpassed the $100,000 mark in community reinvestment, the majority of that occurring in the last 10 years. Most of those grants have been made from earnings on the Fund’s endowment account.Read more →