Top Ten Reasons: Why CICF

Central Indiana Needs Your Help

For nearly 100 years, professional advisors have helped CICF and its affiliates build and improve central Indiana by allowing us to direct and advise their philanthropic activity. In fact, more than 65 percent of our new donors come from referrals from advisors – just like you. We appreciate your trust – and are committed to earning it every day by serving as your resource for charitable planning issues.

10 Ways CICF Helps You

  1. Our charitable planning advice strengthens your client relationships
  2. CICF is a singular resource for free philanthropic information, support and expertise
  3. Charitable planning helps you establish relationships across multiple generations
  4. Establishing a CICF fund is easier and makes more financial sense than creating a private foundation
  5. Your clients can support their favorite charities anywhere in the world with a CICF fund
  6. CICF provides local, personalized expertise and service
  7. CICF connects your clients to the issues and organizations they care about
  8. You retain financial control – most donors can recommend investment managers for their fund
  9. CICF accepts a wide variety of assets
  10. Charitable giving through CICF affords your client the greatest allowable tax advantages