CLCF offers many gifting options for establishing or adding to a named charitable fund.  It is recognized by the IRS as a public charity, therefore, donors are provided with the maximum tax benefits allowed by law for all gifting options.  Donors can start a fund to satisfy their specific charitable objectives, no matter how big or small.   

Join your community foundation by becoming an member.  Community Foundation Members support the Foundation in its mission to impact our community.  Supporting the Foundation is the ultimate way to give.


Your Membership supports the operations of the Foundation and its efforts to build the philanthropic assets of our community. Enhance the quality of life of our region and invest in Central Louisiana. Become a Member toady!  Your  Membership contribution is tax deductible.                                


CLCF manages near 100 funds.  You can choose to contribute to an already-established fund that mirrors your interests and immediately increase its capacity.  This is a powerful way to memorialize or honor a loved one or celebrate an event while generating a lasting impact on the entity or cause you choose


Establishing your own named charitable fund is easy and does not require substantial commitment.  Donor advised fund with as little as $10,000.00 and can satisfy your specific charitable objectives.