Inspiring Philanthropy: Giving through GCF

Our work is inspired by people like you - individuals, families and organizations who want to see Gloucester continue to thrive and grow for generations to come.

When you establish a charitable fund at GCF, we can help connect your generosity with needs and opportunities in our community. We are here to ensure that your giving is easy, efficient and meaningful. Most importantly, we want to help you achieve the greatest possible impact in areas you care about the most.

6 Reasons to Partner with GCF

  1. Local knowledge – We know the needs of our community and can align people, ideas and resources to advance solutions.
  2. Experience – We help you achieve your philanthropic objectives through simple or complex gift scenarios.
  3. Simplicity – We handle grant processing, tax filings and other administrative paperwork so you can focus on giving.
  4. Permanence – Our funds are structured to grow and honor charitable intent in perpetuity.
  5. Top-tier investment management – Our affiliation with the Community Foundation for a greater Richmond allows us to partner with Spider Management Company LLC, which has produced consistent superior investment performance and created lasting impact for our region.
  6. Personalized Service – We work closely with you to develop a giving approach that matches your personal interests and tax planning needs.

Your philanthropic goals are our first priority. Let us help you put your vision into action today or make a plan for the future. We offer many giving options that can be customized to achieve your goals. The choice is yours.

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