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10 Reasons to Work with Us

  1. We are a local organization with deep roots in the community.
  1. Our professional program staff has broad expertise regarding community issues and needs.
  1. We provide highly personalized service tailored to your client's charitable and financial interests.
  1. Our donor advised funds help your clients invest in the causes they care about most.
  1. We accept a wide variety of assets, and can facilitate even the most complex forms of giving.
  1. We partner with you to create highly effective approaches to charitable giving.
  1. We offer maximum tax advantages under state and federal law, including access to Endow Iowa Tax Credits, a 25% state tax credit in addition to normal federal deductions for certain charitable gifts.
  1. We multiply the impact of gift dollars by pooling them with other gifts and grants.
  1. We build endowment funds that benefit the community forever and help your clients create personal legacies.
  1. We are a community leader, convening agencies and coordinating resources to create positive change.


For more information

Jordan Richardson
Director of Charitable Giving


Phone (515) 244-0020