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Ways to Give

Donate to the Foundation

Support your favorite causes with ease

You can make a gift of cash, stocks, bonds, real estate, or other assets to the Foundation. Gifts can be made to existing funds or used to establish a new fund at the Fond du Lac Area Foundation. Donations with no fund designation will be added to our Community Fund. Most charitable gifts qualify for maximum tax advantage under federal law.


For more information and ideas on ways to integrate your financial planning with charitable giving, contact the Foundation team by email or 920.921.2215.



Options to Fit Your Needs

By Mail

Fond du Lac Area Foundation
1020 S. Main Street, Suite E
Fond du Lac, WI 54935

Online by Credit Card

Online by credit card

Personal Property or Real Estate

Personal property or real-estate can be donated in the same manner and tax advantages as securities.

Will Bequests

When making a will, and after providing for loved ones, you may also make a gift to the Fond du Lac Area Foundation. Your gift may be a specified amount, a percentage of your estate or specific assets.

Charitable Remainder or Lead Trust

Charitable Remainder Trusts: You may transfer assets to a Charitable Remainder Trust. This trust provides for payment of a fixed income to you, a

Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD)

Those age 70 1/2 or older can make a lasting impact in their communities and support their favorite charities with a direct transfer from their

Contact our donor relations team to discuss the options that fit your needs.