Ways to Give to Non-U.S. Charities via Friends of Funds
Besides establishing a donor advised fund at the International Community Foundation, there are various ways to give for individuals to support your favorite non-U.S. charity by making a contribution to the organization's friends of fund at the foundation. These options include:
- Send a Check by Mail
Send a check made out to the International Community Foundation. Include the name of the non-U.S. charity which you wish to support in the memo line of your check. NOTE: the nonprofit in question must have a friends of fund at our foundation (See list of eligible nonprofits: http://www.icfexchange.org/donateonline.php )
Your check should be sent to:
International Community Foundation,
2505 N Avenue,
National City, CA. 91950,
- Donate Online
Open the online donation page to see a list of eligible nonprofits that have Friends of Funds with the International Community Foundation.
- Send a Wire Transfer
International Community Foundation can receive wire transfers on behalf of the Friends of Fund directly from your bank at any time.
- Donate Stock or Mutual Funds
To learn how to easily transfer your securities to The International Community Foundation for the benefit of your favorite non-U.S. charity with a friends of fund at our foundation. Please click here for instructions.
- Make a Planned Gift
There are several ways to support a non-U.S. charity through planned giving. The simplest way is by making a bequest to the friends of fund at the International Community Foundation for your favorite non-U.S. charity. See below for suggested legal language for inclusion in your bequest.