The Community Foundation of Dunn County was established in 1995 to promote charitable giving as a way to create a permanent source of capital to benefit and enrich the quality of life in the Dunn County area. The Community Foundation is available to anyone that wants to help make the communities of Dunn County welcoming places to live, raise families and retire.
We can help donors create individual or family funds to benefit specific causes or organizations by offering personalized service that includes donor and family involvement to select the type of fund most suitable to meet your family’s charitable goals.
The Community Foundation of Dunn County provides a simplified way to fulfill multiple charitable interests in a cost effective manner while also maximizing tax benefits. The Community Foundation is a non-profit public charity as described in 501(c)(3) Internal Revenue Code and gifts to the Community Foundation are tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by law.
We are committed to accountability, excellent service and sound stewardship of the resources that are entrusted to us that will ensure donor satisfaction and enhancement of the communities within and around Dunn County. Our commitment was recognized through a comprehensive peer review in 2006 when the Community Foundation of Dunn County was certified as in Compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations as established by the Council on Foundations.
Grants are awarded to non-profit organizations and community groups that provide a charitable service in the areas of education, health, recreation, the environment, arts and culture, preserving our heritage and history, humanitarian needs, as well as civic improvement.
The Community Foundation of Dunn County is a member of various professional groups that provide valuable assistance in organizational management and board governance.