Funds & Charitable Products
Skip and Carol Wilson of Burnsville used an expectancy fund to create their charitable legacy. Learn more.
People who care about Western North Carolina and want to give back work with us. We are home to more than 960 charitable funds created by generous individuals, families, business and organizations to support the causes in our region and beyond.
We are a local organization that supports Western North Carolina communities, of all sizes, in just about every aspect of our work, and you can count on our local knowledge.
If you want to establish a charitable fund, this is the place to do it. Our public charity status provides maximum tax advantages under state and federal law, and we accept a wide variety of assets and can facilitate even the most complex forms of giving. In most cases our annual fee is more affordable than the costs of a private foundation.
Not sure what type of fund is best for you? The Foundation staff is here to help. Contact us to discuss your options and find the best fund to suit your charitable goals. We encourage you to bring your legal and/or financial advisors into the conversation so that the method you choose works seamlessly with your financial and estate plans.
Review the types of funds and charitable products we offer to see how we can help you....