Why Choose the Foundation
If you're looking for more impact, better tax advantages, and a partnership with a knowledgeable expert, the Valley Community Foundation is the perfect choice.
We offer a variety of charitable vehicles so you can support the causes and institutions that are important to you and your family, now and forever.
What does it mean to give through the Valley Community Foundation?
- Donors have additional, local, giving options.
- Nonprofits have another funding source in the community and a partner for endowment building.
- Community members benefit from increased philanthropy.
As a community foundation, we build, invest, and distribute an endowment dedicated to improving the quality of life in our community.
As an affiliate of The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the Valley Community Foundation can assure its donors that their gifts will have the benefit of local oversight while being administered and invested efficiently by one of the nation's oldest and most experienced community foundations.
The Valley Community Foundation is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)3 organization, and as such is exempt from federal income tax; donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.