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  • Foundation for MetroWest
    Events Employment Volunteering Contact Us Join Our Team Join our Program Team and help deliver Youth in Philanthropy programming as well as our Center for Philanthropy Education and Grantmaking Initatives Learn More Summer 2016 We are now accepting teens into our high school and middle school Summer Institutes for Youth Leadership Apply Today Workshops Announced Join us and your MetroWest nonprofit colleagues to learn about how to engage young professionals grant research and more through our Center for Philanthropy Education Learn More 1 2 3 Giving Areas Family Support Arts Culture Environment Youth Development Foundation Highlights Explore Creative Options for Giving We offer several giving options each designed to maximize your philanthropic goals in a unique way Stories of Impact Learn more about the Foundation for MetroWest and our work in the community through these unique and powerful stories Events Workshops Introduction to Grants Research During this introductory workshop we will demystify the grant proposal process and help you on the road to successful grants research Join us to learn about the fundamental aspects of grants research required to build a successful base of potential funders get an in depth look at a couple of grant research databases to help

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    Foundation Videos About Our Foundation Your Community Foundation Communities We Serve Meet Our Board of Trustees Staff Financials Publications News Events Employment Volunteering Contact Us Home About Our Foundation eNewsletter Sign Up Share Email Facebook Twitter Share Print Sign up for our eNewsletter Stay up to date on Foundation for MetroWest events grants awarded and ways you can impact the community you care most about Your Community Foundation What is

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  • Search Results - Foundation for MetroWest
    Toolkit FAQs Discover Impact Initiatives 2016 Spring Inspiration Breakfast Impact Initiatives Town Funds Youth in Philanthropy Summer Institute for Youth Leadership Strengthening MetroWest Stories of Impact Foundation Videos About Our Foundation Your Community Foundation Communities We Serve Meet Our Board of Trustees Staff Financials Publications News Events Employment Volunteering Contact Us Home About this Site Search Results Share Email Facebook Twitter Share Print Search Results Refine your search or search

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  • Foundation for MetroWest
    Events Employment Volunteering Contact Us Join Our Team Join our Program Team and help deliver Youth in Philanthropy programming as well as our Center for Philanthropy Education and Grantmaking Initatives Learn More Summer 2016 We are now accepting teens into our high school and middle school Summer Institutes for Youth Leadership Apply Today Workshops Announced Join us and your MetroWest nonprofit colleagues to learn about how to engage young professionals grant research and more through our Center for Philanthropy Education Learn More 1 2 3 Giving Areas Family Support Arts Culture Environment Youth Development Foundation Highlights Explore Creative Options for Giving We offer several giving options each designed to maximize your philanthropic goals in a unique way Stories of Impact Learn more about the Foundation for MetroWest and our work in the community through these unique and powerful stories Events Workshops Introduction to Grants Research During this introductory workshop we will demystify the grant proposal process and help you on the road to successful grants research Join us to learn about the fundamental aspects of grants research required to build a successful base of potential funders get an in depth look at a couple of grant research databases to help

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  • News & Events - About Us - Foundation for MetroWest
    teaching interests include the areas of financial accounting and corporate social responsiblity At Bentley she currently serves as a Committee Member for the Accounting Department Advisory Board at Bentley University the Boston Accounting Recruiters Committee the Multicultural Scholarship Review Committee and is a Task Force Member for the Faculty Honors Council Karen is also a Committee Member for the American Accounting Association Prior to working at Bentley University Karen was an auditor at Ernst Young She resides in Southborough with her husband Karen will be joined by our panelists Melanie Camp Senior Major Gifts Officer at Combined Jewish Philanthropies CJP manages a portfolio of the Boston Jewish community s highest capacity donors and prospects focusing on growing current use planned and endowment gifts as well as donor advised funds Prior to joining CJP Melanie served as the Director of Partnerships for the GreenLight Fund a venture philanthropy organization focused on importing innovative social enterprise models with demonstrated results in the local community Before joining the GreenLight team Melanie managed special events and the Young Professionals group at the Boston Public Library Foundation nbsp Melanie is a proud mentor and board member with Silver Lining Mentoring and a member of the GreenLight Fund Selection Advisory Council nbsp She earned her B A from University of Massachusetts Amherst and is a member of the LeadBoston class of 2011 Melanie and her family reside in Boston Justin Kang is the Executive Director of City Awake a nonprofit organization focused on building the ecosystem of civic engagement and social innovation throughout Greater Boston Recognized by the Boston Globe Boston Magazine and the City of Boston Justin started his career as an associate at MassChallenge where he learned the importance of community building He remains the Industry Champion Dean of Students for the Social Impact track at MassChallenge He later joined Opportunity Nation as a national organizer around economic mobility issues Most recently he was a customer success manager at Yesware A graduate of Brandeis University Justin is on the Massachusetts board of Generation Citizen an active Big Brother and a New Leaders Council fellow Trevor Pollack joined Barr in 2014 to support the president with a range of work across the Foundation including Cross Program Initiatives grantmaking He also co manages the Barr Fellows program and supports the Foundation s communications efforts Prior to joining Barr he served as associate director for institutional giving at the Handel and Haydn Society a professional chorus and period orchestra and America s oldest continuously performing arts organization In his five years there he was responsible for all foundation corporate and government relations In addition to his work at Barr Trevor serves as vice chair of the Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy EPIP Boston Chapter and on the Associated Grant Makers AGM Program Committee and he sings in the Back Bay Chorale He served on the Chorale s strategic planning committee and has also volunteered for Keshet which works toward LGBTQ inclusion in the Jewish community A proud Cleveland native he earned a bachelor s degree in music from Brown University Katherine Scott joined the Frieda C Fox Family Foundation to lead Youth Philanthropy Connect a national program connecting and supporting youth grantmakers ages 8 21 and the adults who support them Katherine came to the Foundation from the Boston Foundation where she managed an online platform for donors profiling best practices of nonprofits and building the capacity of nonprofit leaders Previously she has worked at other foundations in organizational effectiveness training nonprofit leaders and donor services Katherine is excited to have her career come full circle as she began her experience in philanthropy in high school as a Youth Advisory Council member and leader for In Youth We Trust at the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois She holds a BA from Wittenberg University and an MA in Philanthropic Studies from the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and MPA in Nonprofit Management from SPEA from Indiana University Indianapolis Katherine serves as the due diligence chair and a board member of a private foundation SheGives and on the Lilly Family School Alumni Board Katherine now lives in Boston with her husband Michael and can be found on Linkedin at linkedin com in kwestlundscott Sign Up Now Spring Inspiration Breakfast Celebrating Youth and Philanthropy Thank you to everyone who joined us for our third annual Spring Inspiration Breakfast To view photos from the morning please visit our Facebook page Author and nationally renowned philanthropist Carrie Morgridge delivered the keynote address the morning of the Breakfast Carrie is the Chief Disruptor of the Morgridge Family Foundation and founder of the Student Support Foundation creating youth philanthropy clubs that teach students that small gifts given properly do matter Carrie will share the inspiring story of her family s tradition of philanthropy and the unique vision and success behind her organization We are delighted to have honored Needham resident Clair Windsor with our Young Philanthropist award Clair has strong ties to MetroWest having been raised in Newton and now as a mother raising three young children with her husband Eric in Needham Her spirit of volunteerism and philanthropic engagement in a wide range of local charitable causes exemplifies what it means to be a young philanthropist This event was made possible by the generous support of our many corporate and individual sponsors Benefactors Patty Paul Gannon Harbor Capital Advisors Inc Pam Steve Lesser Carol Jack O Neil R W Holmes Realty Patrons Donna Hale John Donovan Susan Brian Kavoogian KLR Kahn Litwin Renza Co Ltd Middlesex Savings Bank On The Avenue Marketing Margaret Ramsey John McCluskey Amy Bob Rands Clair Windsor Eric Fireman Leaders Kathleen David Baum Brack Family Fund Susan David Elliott Trish Paul Griffin Kenneth Vona Construction Laurel Stephen Lyle Janet John Pattillo Wellesley Bank Charitable Foundation Supporters Auction Direct Old Time Garage Ashley Paul Bernon Boston Design Guide Clementine Concord Academy Dedham Country Day School Eastern Insurance Shannah Brian Frambes Gulf Oil Kertzman Weil LLP Kortiz Insurance LLC Lisa Curlett of Pinnacle Residential Properties M Gemi The Meadowbrook School Men in Kilts Mortgage Master Nashoba Brooks School Pine Straw Andrea Sussman Andrew Troop Walker WBUR Friend Dana Hall School Fay School The Fenn School Middlesex School Olin College of Engineering News April 28 2016 Southborough Community Fund grant to Heritage Chorale provides free concert tickets Community Advocate April 22 2016 Needham resident honored with Young Philanthropist Award WickedLocal April 13 2016 African drumming event during April vacation MetroWest Daily News April 12 2016 Lincoln residents attend training to reduce Charles River pollution WickedLocal March 31 2016 The Classic Repertory Theatre Company Presents 1984 Waltham News Tribune March 31 2016 Woodward students get into the green scene Community Advocate March 17 2016 Discovery Museum news WickedLocal March 10 2016 A TOP notch program for kids with disabilities The Wellesley Townsman March 10 2016 Wellesley s TOP notch program for kids with disabilities WickedLocal March 8 2016 Hopkinton High to host Youth in Philanthropy information session WickedLocal March 8 2016 Foundation for MetroWest Invites Applications from Nonprofits Massnonprofit News March 3 2016 Foundation for MetroWest spring breakfast Sudbury Town Crier March 2 2016 Carrie Morgridge to speak at Spring Inspiration Breakfast WickedLocal March 2 2016 Teen plans to run against Spilka MetroWest Daily News March 2 2016 Foundation breakfast to feature Carrie Morgridge MetroWest Daily News March 1 2016 Framingham teen plans to run against Spilka MetroWest Daily News March 1 2016 Framingham teen plans to run against Spilka WickedLocal February 29 2016 Foundation for MetroWest spring breakfast next month MetroWest Daily News February 27 2016 MetroWest Foundation breakfast to feature Carrie Morgridge WickedLocal February 26 2016 Event features philanthropist to inspire youth MetroWest Daily News February 25 2016 Fund for Wellesley grant program application now online The Wellesley Townsman February 25 2016 The Classic Repertory Theatre Company Presents 1984 Waltham News Tribune February 25 2016 Foundation for MetroWest spring breakfast set for April 28 in Wellesley MetroWest Daily News February 11 2016 WATCH breaks barriers with ESOL program Waltham News Tribune February 11 2016 Documentary film will focus on veterans MetroWest Daily News February 11 2016 Foundation for MetroWest supports Discovery Museums MetroWest Daily News February 11 2016 Boys and Girls Club gets grant Waltham News Tribune February 10 2016 Southborough Veterans documentary to premiere Friday WickedLocal February 10 2016 Bethany Hill Place receives Foundation for MetroWest grant MetroWest Daily News February 10 2016 Foundation for MetroWest awards Discovery Museums MetroWest Daily News February 5 2016 Assabet Valley Mastersingers to present Alexander s Feast Hopkinton Crier February 4 2016 Mass Audubon CRWA Massachusetts Rivers Alliance receive Foundation for MetroWest grants WickedLocal February 4 2016 Achievers The Beacon February 4 2016 Fund for Wellesley to hold information sessions The Wellesley Townsman February 2 2016 Assabet Valley Mastersingers to present Alexander s Feast MetroWest Daily News February 1 2016 Education STEM Music Meals Programs Get New Funding Massnonprofit News February 1 2016 Fund for Wellesley hosting info session seeking applicants for grant process The Swellesley Report January 28 2016 Donations surpass expected results Lexington Minuteman January 28 2016 Foundation for MetroWest awards 5K to The Discovery Museums WickedLocal January 28 2016 Claflin Hill Receives Foundation for MetroWest grant MetroWest Daily News January 28 2016 Claflin Hill receives Foundation for MetroWest grant WickedLocal January 21 2016 Ninth graders visit area nonprofits Weston Town Crier January 21 2016 Fenn School Westford Eagle January 21 2016 Learning About Philanthropy Lexington Minuteman January 21 2016 A Hole Lot of Fun The Wellesley Townsman January 21 2016 Students visit organizations with YIP class Sudbury Town Crier January 20 2016 Over 340K raised to support Community Endowment of Lexington WickedLocal January 17 2016 Sudbury students visit organizations with Youth in Philanthropy class WickedLocal January 17 2016 Mini Golf at the Library A Hole Lot of Fun WickedLocal January 17 2016 Weston Fenn School student visits organizations with Youth in Philanthropy class WickedLocal January 16 2016 Here s the latest from the Foundation for MetroWest WickedLocal January 14 2016 It Takes a Village Wellesley supports people with dementia WickedLocal January 14 2016 Coming out of isolation The Wellesley Townsman January 12 2016 Local agencies receive Foundation for MetroWest grants Dover Sherborn Press via Storify January 11 2016 Program to support people living with dementia set for Jan 21 WickedLocal January 9 2016 Jewish Family Service of Metrowest awarded grant from Foundation for MetroWest WickedLocal January 8 2016 Dedham School of Music Receives Grant From Foundation for MetroWest Dedham Times January 7 2016 Employment Options receives grant The Hudson Sun January 7 2016 Employment Options receives Foundation for MetroWest grant WickedLocal January 3 2016 Southborough Veterans documentary to premiere Jan 11 MetroWest Daily News January 2 2016 Employment Options receives Foundation for MetroWest grant MetroWest Daily News December 31 2015 Dedham School of Music Receives Grant from Foundation for MetroWest Dedham Times December 30 2016 Employment Group Receives Grant MetroWest Daily News December 29 2015 Marlborough Employment Options receives 10k grant MetroWest Daily News December 29 2015 Marlborough Employment Options receives 10k g rant WickedLocal December 28 2015 Sharing Southborough service members life lessons MySouthborough com December 24 2015 Caregiver workshops available Chelmsford Independent December 24 2015 Foundation awards grants to local nonprofits Lexington Minuteman December 24 2015 Southborough Access Media documents veterans stories Community Advocate December 24 2015 Foundation for MetroWest awards grants to local nonprofits WickedLocal December 24 2015 Become an ESL tutor The Wellesley Townsman December 23 2015 Minuteman Senior Services receives grant for caregiver workshops WickedLocal December 22 2015 Foundation for MetroWest awards 6 5K to MetroWest Mediation Services MetroWest Daily News December 21 2015 Concord Youth in Philanthropy Program applications due Dec 22 WickedLocal December 18 2015 Mastersingers receives Southborough Community Fund grant Southborough Village December 18 2015 Mastersingers receive Southborough Community Fund grant Hopkinton Crier December 18 2015 Local nonprofit receives grant Marlborough Enterprise December 18 2015 Grant will help fight homelessness MetroWest Daily News December 17 Local non profit MetroWest Foundation receives grant Sudbury Town Crier December 17 2015 Local nonprofits receive needed grants Weston Town Crier December 17 2015 Local non profit receives grant The Hudson Sun December 17 2015 MetroWest Mediation Services receives 6 500 to fight homelessness MetroWest Daily News December 16 2015 New Rep Receives Foundation for MetroWest Grant Broadway World December 16 2015 Weston and Wayland nonprofits receive grants WickedLocal December 16 2015 Staccato Notes Golden Tones Chorus December 11 2015 Cooperative Elder Services Inc receives grant WickedLocal December 10 2015 Foundation for MetroWest Gives 268K to 36 Area Nonprofits Massnonprofit News December 10 2015 Discovery Museums news WickedLocal Boxborough December 9 2015 Youth in Philanthropy program to start in January open for application Wayland Student Press Network December 9 2015 Awards Night MetroWest Daily News December 4 2015 Group seeks young leaders Marlborough Enterprise December 3 2015 Please support The Fund for Wellesley The Wellesley Townsman December 3 2015 Group seeks young leaders The Hudson Sun December 3 2015 High school students sought for spring program Sudbury Town Crier November 29 2015 Bedford Southborough Newton Boston Nonprofits Get Grants Massnonprofit News November 27 2015 Group seeks young leaders MetroWest Daily News November 26 2015 Community Leadership Breakfast Weston Town Crier November 25 2015 Youth in Philanthropy seeks MetroWest high school students for spring program MetroWest Daily News November 25 2015 Youth in Philanthropy seeks MetroWest high school students for spring program WickedLocal November 22 2015 How to Help Residents agree to match donations to Community Endowment of Lexington WickedLocal November 19 2015 Youth in Philanthropy Program accepting applications The Wellesley Townsman November 17 2015 Youth in Philanthropy Program accepting applications WickedLocal November 15 2015 Not letting it all go to waste MetroWest Daily News November 14 2015 Region exploring reduction and diversion of food scraps WickedLocal November 13 2015 Foundation for MetroWest s Center for Philanthropy Education receives 500k WickedLocal November 10 2015 Rewarding Good Work MetroWest Daily News November 9 2015 Chairman of Stonyfield Farm and Just Label It Speaks at Leadership Breakfast WickedLocal November 8 2015 Foundation for MetroWest s Center for Philanthropy Education receives 500k MetroWest Daily News November 7 2015 Nonprofit receives grant from Foundation for MetroWest MetroWest Daily News November 7 2015 Nonprofit receives grant from Foundation for MetroWest WickedLocal November 6 2015 MetroWest SE Mass Comm Foundations Get Make Grants Massnonprofit News November 4 2015 Up to 500K Donated to Foundation Associated Press for the MetroWest Daily News November 2 2015 Community Leadership Breakfast Highlights Philanthropy Community Advocate October 29 2015 OUT MetroWest receives grant to support Nexus program The Wellesley Townsman October 24 2015 Foundation honors Fischman MetroWest Daily News October 21 2015 Local nonprofit receives grant from Foundation for MetroWest MetroWest Daily News October 15 2015 Lovin Spoonfuls Gets 275K for MetroWest Pantries Shelters MassNonprofit News October 14 2015 Food rescue service to aid MetroWest pantries WickedLocal October 12 2015 Food rescue service to aid MetroWest pantries MetroWest Daily News October 12 2015 Bentley panel focuses on state s food insecurity Waltham News Tribune October 4 2015 Movers Shakers MetroWest Daily News September 23 2015 Stonyfield Farm Chairman Will Keynote Foundation for Metrowest Event MetroWest Daily News September 18 2015 Yogurt mogul will be honored at event MetroWest Daily News September 16 2015 Stonyfield Farm Chairman will keynote Foundation for MetroWest event MetroWest Daily News September 12 2015 Foundation for MetroWest to host Gary Hirshberg of Stonyfield Farm MetroWest Daily News September 11 2015 Invasive Water Chestnuts Discovered in Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge The Public Spirit September 10 2015 Foundation for MetroWest grants 110 000 to local hunger relief agencies Community Advocate September 10 2015 Save A Date The Wellesley Townsman September 7 2015 Foundation for MetroWest to honor Wellesley resident Ben Fischman with Young Philanthropist Award Patch September 4 2015 MetroWest Hunger Relief Fund grantees celebrated Southborough Village September 4 2015 MetroWest Hunger Relief Fund grantees celebrated Hopkinton Crier September 4 2015 Invasive water chestnuts discovered in Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge Harvard Hillside September 3 2015 Grants for local hunger relief agencies Weston Town Crier September 3 2015 Foundation for MetroWest to honor Ben Fischman The Wellesley Townsman September 3 2015 Grants for local hunger relief agencies Weston Town Crier Tab September 2 2015 Grants for hunger relief agencies in Wayland and Weston WickedLocal August 31 2015 Foundation seeks applicants for grants MetroWest Daily News August 30 2015 Wellesley Student Interns at Foundation for MetroWest Hometown Weekly August 29 2015 Southborough Community Fund seeks to grant up to 60 000 this year Community Advocate August 28 2015 Foundation gives 110k to local food pantries WickedLocal August 28 2015 Invasive water chestnuts discovered in Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge The Public Spirit August 28 2015 Foundation for MetroWest Grants 110 000 to Local Hunger Relief Agencies Patch August 28 2015 Foundation gives 110k to local food pantries MetroWest Daily News August 27 2015 Waltham Family School holds graduation ceremony Waltham News Tribune August 26 2015 Foundation for Metrowest offers programs WickedLocal August 25 2015 KP Middle students learn about giving back The Sun Chronicle August 19 2015 King Philip Middle School Notebook Students Raise Money for Numerous Causes The Sun Chronicle August 13 2015 Hippotherapy program gets boost with grant The Concord Journal August 10 2015 Concord s Minute Man Arc Receives Grant WickedLocal August 5 2015 Foundation for MetroWest Offers Programs WickedLocal August 3 2015 Registration for Natick and Sudbury Youth in Philanthropy Programs Now Open MetroWest Daily News August 3 2015 Registration for Natick and Sudbury Youth in Philanthropy Programs Now Open Marlborough WickedLocal July 30 Take a Tour of an Elm Bank Garden Wellesley WickedLocal July 23 2015 Fund for Wellesley Helping Gardeners Give Back The Wellesley Townsman July 23 2015 Fund for Wellesley Grant Helping Gardeners Give Back Wellesley WickedLocal July 16 2015 Foundation for MetroWest Offers Programs Dover Sherborn Press July 12 2015 Grant to Aid Outreach by Autism Alliance Boston Sunday Globe July 9 2015 Grant to be Used to Expand Programming Lexington Minuteman July 9

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  • Foundation for MetroWest > Give Donors & Fundholders > Town Funds
    make a gift you become part of a permanent endowment helping your community forever Do you love where you live Many of us feel strong ties to a town or community and want to make sure that it continues to be a wonderful place to live As a result communities around MetroWest have set up Town Funds One of the Foundation for MetroWest s major initiatives over the last decade has been to establish Town Funds These are permanently endowed and work to build the quality of life for all residents in their town The funds support innovative programs and services that help make life safer healthier and more enjoyable for all members of the community in the areas of health and human services recreation community building environmental protection and the arts Each Town Fund is led by a volunteer community board which has a deep understanding of local needs and the nonprofits that address them These committee members oversee fundraising review applications based on published criteria and recommend grants to the foundation s Board of Directors The Foundation for MetroWest currently has funds which benefit the following towns Community Endowment of Lexington Southborough Community Fund Fund for Wellesley To learn more about these funds or if you are interested in setting up a fund to support your town please contact our Director of Town Funds Janet Kern or call 508 647 2260 Want to help further our Town Fund initiative The Foundation is actively seeking a summer intern to help our Director of Town Funds do this and more Learn More Give Now Town Funds Give to Lexington Give to Southborough Give to Wellesley Options for Giving Giving Areas Arts Culture Give to Arts Culture Environment Give to the Environment Family Support Give to Family Support Youth Development Give

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  • Options for Giving - Give: Donors & Fundholders - Foundation for MetroWest
    of a private foundation while we take care of the administrative and legal responsibilities Below are some of the benefits you will receive by converting your private foundation into a Donor Advised Fund at the Foundation Anonymity Information about private foundations is readily available for public inspection Use a Donor Advised Fund to give anonymously Greater Tax Benefits Receive greater tax incentives on future gifts such as fair market value deduction of closely held stock contributions and higher AGI deductibility thresholds for cash and publicly traded security gifts More Giving Time Enjoy the time you save by focusing on your philanthropy and making a difference in the organizations issues and communities that are personally most important to you and your family Not sure which option is the best for you Email our Executive Director Judy Salerno or call 508 647 2260 to schedule a personal meeting Give Later A planned gift to the Foundation for MetroWest is a simple way to make a tremendous impact It may enable you to give a bigger gift than you ever thought possible There are many ways for you to plan now for a gift later Including the Foundation in your estate plan is an easy way for you to make a significant impact on community needs and create a legacy that lasts forever You can use a variety of assets to make a planned gift and accomplish your charitable goals Bequests A charitable bequest to the Foundation enables you to retain control over your assets during your lifetime and support the community you love later A charitable bequest can be a specific dollar amount a percentage of your estate or what remains after other bequests are made For sample bequest language click here Life Insurance When you name the Foundation for MetroWest as the owner and beneficiary of an existing or new life insurance policy you receive an immediate tax deduction that usually approximates the cash surrender value of the policy All premium payments made thereafter are deductible as a charitable contribution Retirement Plans Individual Retirement Accounts IRAs or other qualified retirement plans are often the best types of assets to leave to charity because they are taxed so heavily when left to heirs When you leave retirement plan assets to a nonprofit such as the Foundation 100 percent of the gift will be available to support your charitable interests Gifts that Provide Income Charitable Gift Annuity When you establish a Charitable Gift Annuity you can receive guaranteed income for life benefit from an immediate income tax deduction and leave a legacy that will forever support the causes that are important to you Payments are based on your age the older you are the greater the annuity payment If you choose you can receive an income tax deduction now and defer receiving the annuity payments until a future date of your choosing After receiving annuity payments for life the remainder interest may be used to establish a named charitable fund or be added

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  • Giving Areas - Give: Donors & Fundholders - Foundation for MetroWest
    Philanthropy Summer Institute for Youth Leadership Strengthening MetroWest Stories of Impact Foundation Videos About Our Foundation Your Community Foundation Communities We Serve Meet Our Board of Trustees Staff Financials Publications News Events Employment Volunteering Contact Us Home Give Donors Fundholders Giving Areas Share Email Facebook Twitter Share Print Giving Area Funds When You Give Our Community Thrives We work hard to get to know area nonprofits and the constituencies they serve We ensure that every dollar we grant goes to organizations that provide a critical service or add significant value to one or more of our MetroWest communities We are proud that our foundation touches the lives of thousands of MetroWest residents We do this through our giving areas Arts Culture Environment Family Support Youth Development Give Now Town Funds Give to Lexington Give to Southborough Give to Wellesley Options for Giving Giving Areas Arts Culture Give to Arts Culture Environment Give to the Environment Family Support Give to Family Support Youth Development Give to Youth Development Types of Funds Start a Fund Current Fundholders Funds of the Foundation MetroWest Fund for Arts Culture MetroWest Fund for the Environment MetroWest Fund for Families MetroWest Fund for Youth Development MetroWest Hunger

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