Donor Funding Options as Diverse as Our Community

When it comes to donor funding options offered through the Portage Foundation, there are many differences but one thing is constant: the impact will be felt today and well into the future.

Whether you are supporting an existing fund, looking to create your own endowed fund, or looking ahead for estate planning needs, look to the Portage Foundation.

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Support current Foundation Funds in one of nine funding priority areas

Ready to accept Tax-Deductible Gifts

Array of Areas to Match Your Interests

Expanded Impact

Areas of Greatest Needs for Community

Great for Individuals, Families & Businesses

Create A Fund

Maximize Tax-Saving Opportunities to Create a Personal Giving Legacy

Easy to Set Up Funding Agreement

Maximize Tax-Savings Benefits

Wide Range of Funding Options

Determine Level of Involvement

Ability to Target Support for Causes that Matter Most to You

Plan for future

Thoughtful Estate Planning to Leave a Legacy of Caring

Plan Now for Lasting Legacy Using Varity of Possible Funding Options

Charitable Bequest

Charitable Remainder Trust

Life Insurance

Retirement Fund Assets

Support Current Priority Funding Areas

There are nine areas where the Portage Foundation’s funds have targeted as being of greatest need in Portage County. Click on a category to view and support the Portage Foundation fund for each priority or see established funds to which you can donate:

Animal Welfare

From local shelters to animal rescue agencies, and more – supporting animals throughout the Portage County region.

Arts & Culture

Building community through supporting the Arts and Cultural programs and organizations of Portage County.

Children’s Services

Helping children of all ages, backgrounds, and experiences through a variety of local organizations.

Economic Development

Building a stronger Portage County through programs that lift the economic development of our residents.

Education

Education is the foundation and security of a community. These funds focus on the educational needs of our area.

Environment

Supporting the natural resources, parks, and recreational organizations that make Portage County special

Health

Helping area residents of all ages to have better health through supporting organizations and programs within our community.

Human Services

This priority supports those organizations and programs that assist area residents with the many challenges they face

Scholarships

These funds assist area students in their pursuit of further education and career development.

Agency Endowments

These funds assist specific non-profit organizations that have created Agency Endowments with the Portage Foundation

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We connect donors and local nonprofits every day. Contact us to learn how we can assist you in your charitable goals.