Now that tax time is upon us, many clients are scrambling to find records of their charitable contributions. As professional advisors, you can assist your clients in tracking down all types of records for tax purposes. Looking to simplify your clients’ recordkeeping for charitable gifts going forward? Encourage your clients to consider a donor-advised fund (DAF) with CICF for their charitable giving. Rather than trying to track down receipts from the various organizations to which your clie…Read More.
Hamilton County Community Foundation elected new members and leadership for its board of directors. All changes are effective immediately.
In May 2021, the Collaboration Hub will be opening for small and personal group meetings by scheduling with the Collaboration Hub and Hamilton County Community Foundation.
The foundation’s annual event, Celebration of Philanthropy and Not-for-Profit Showcase, will be reimagined to align with the Collaboration Hub grand opening in Aug. 2021. More …Read More.
Central Indiana Community Foundation’s Artist Ambassadors announced more than 40 recipients that will receive a total of $36,000 in grants. These micro-grants were created by the CICF Artist Ambassadors in response to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on under-appreciated artists and are intended as a bridge for those seeking small grants to simply keep creating. Both visual and performing artists received support with these grants.Read More.
From Tashi Copeland—The lack of opportunity, equity and inclusion in corporate America has been a hot-topic this year. However, not-for-profit entities cannot be excluded from this conversation. Multiple studies show that this industry still is predominantly White, especially in terms of leadership roles and boards. Not-for-profit leaders need to raise their awareness of the barriers facing aspiring leaders of color, build their capacity to address these barriers—and ultimately dismantle …Read More.
Meet Noah Sandel. Noah is the new strategic communications associate at Hamilton County Community Foundation. In this newly created role, they will develop external brand messaging, drive editorial story planning, and engage in campaign communication strategies.Read More.
from Brian Payne, Tom Kilian and Jennifer Pope Baker In April 2019, CICF and its affiliates, The Indianapolis Foundation and Hamilton County Community Foundation, and Women’s Fund of Central Indiana made a public commitment to dismantle systemic racism in Central Indiana. Our shared goal is to interrupt racism in our public and private systems, our […]Read More.