Give - FAQ's
What is the Peninsula Community Foundation of Virginia?
How is it different from a commercial gift fund?
What advantages will I enjoy with a fund at the Peninsula Community Foundation of Virginia?
What types of assets can I use to create a fund or add to an existing fund?
Are there options if I cannot afford to part with assets or income at the present time?
What amount is needed to start a fund?
How are grants made from funds?
How will scholarships be awarded from funds?
Would establishing a private foundation make sense for me?
Can a nonprofit organization create a fund to benefit itself?
What costs are involved in converting my private foundation into a fund at The Peninsula Community Foundation?
Can our founder, family members and/or board of directors still have input regarding what grants are made from the fund?
Yes, if your private foundation decides to create a Donor Advised Fund, your foundation can designate who the fund advisors will be.
Can the fund have the same name as my private foundation?