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Recent News & Press Releases
Published Monday January 29, 2018
For most donors, taxes are not the motivation for charitable giving, however, maximizing the deduction can allow increased gifts. It is important to consult with your financial and tax advisors regarding how to employ tax-saving strategies to further your charitable giving goals. Read More.
Published Thursday January 11, 2018
In September 2017, a group of BCF donors, staffers, professional advisors and nonprofit leaders met to review grant applications for the most recent round of Neighborhood Grants Program applications. It was the first time in several years that volunteers participated in the review process. Read More.
Published Friday December 22, 2017
The news is spreading fast: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act effectively eliminates the charitable tax deduction for most taxpayers. But it’s not too late to take advantage of the charitable tax deduction in 2017. Read More.
Published Thursday December 7, 2017
In 2017, BCF awarded 25 organizations with funding totaling $108,000 to complete a range of projects – from the improvement of community gardens to organizing community festivals. Read More.
Published Tuesday November 7, 2017
Each year, millions of people throughout the country and across the globe are faced with task of rebuilding following natural disasters. Our donors often ask us for direction on the best way to provide assistance during disaster relief efforts. Here are a few suggestions. Read More.
Published Tuesday October 24, 2017
With stock market indices reaching new highs, this is a great time to make a charitable gift of appreciated securities. When giving securities through a community foundation like BCF, you and your client benefit. Read More.
Published Monday October 23, 2017
The greatest gifts one can leave for their children and grandchildren are legacy and influence , and neither requires significant wealth to accomplish. Read More.