Gifts We Accept

The Community Foundation accepts a variety of gifts:

  • Cash
  • Real estate (home, farmland, vacation property)
  • Marketable securities
  • Closely held corporations
  • Tangible personal property (artwork, boats, etc.)
  • Grain
  • IRA, 401(k), or other retirement accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Charitable gift annuities
  • Planned gifts designated in a will or estate plan
  • Charitable remainder trusts


The most common gifts we receive are cash, appreciated assets and publicly traded stock.


The Community Foundation's gift acceptance policy is available upon request. Please contact us by phone, 515-883-2626, or email to learn more.







For more information

Sheila Kinman, CAPĀ®

Chief Advancement Officer

kinman@desmoinesfoundation.org

Phone (515) 447-4207