This is Your Sierra Madre - Invest in its Future
Ways to Invest
The goal of the Sierra Madre Community Foundation (SMCF) is to encourage support of the community through philanthropic gifts. By partnering with individuals, families, businesses and organizations to help meet their charitable giving objectives, gifts to SMCF can have a lasting impact on Sierra Madre as a community, enriching the quality of life and preserving Sierra Madre as a strong and vibrant place to live and work.
SMCF offers a variety of giving opportunities tailored to every donor’s intentions. The Foundation can provide help to determine the best giving avenue and help donors translate their charitable goals into grants that make significant community impact. Gifts to the Sierra Madre Community Foundation qualify for charitable tax benefits.
Below is a brief overview of the investing in Sierra Madre options available through the Sierra Madre Community Foundation (SMCF).
- A bequest from a Will or Living Trust
- Charitable Remainder Trust (CRT)
- Retirement assets
- Life insurance
- Other charitable giving options
Contributions to the Sierra Madre Community Foundation may be made in cash, appreciated stocks, real estate, life insurance, or other tangible assets. Please contact a member of the Board to discuss your philanthropic intention and possible means of achieving these goals through SMCF.