Top Ten Reasons To Give to GCF

  1. We are a local organization with deep roots in the community.
  2. Our professional program staff has broad expertise regarding community issues and needs.
  3. The benefits can be seen throughout our schools, community events, museums and other local organizations.
  4. Our funds help people invest in the causes you care about most.
  5. We accept a wide variety of assets, and can facilitate even the most complex forms of giving.
  6. We partner with professional advisors to create highly effective approaches to charitable giving.
  7. We offer maximum tax advantage for most gifts under federal law.
  8. We multiply the impact of gift dollars by pooling them with other gifts and grants.
  9. We build endowment funds that benefit the community forever and help create personal legacies.
  10. We are a community leader coordinating resources to create positive change.

“The Outdoor Lab Foundation is grateful for the support of the Golden Civic Foundation.  Because of organizations like this, we can help continue the almost 55 year tradition of outdoor science education in Jefferson County.  Thank you for helping the over 6,000 students a year attend Outdoor Lab regardless of ability to pay or disability.”

Shannon Hancock

Executive Director, Outdoor Lab Foundation