1. Community Fund
2. Establish a Fund
3. Create a Legacy
We offer many options for families to establish a permanent philanthropic legacy in Brooklyn through bequests, endowment funds, and other estate planning vehicles. Contact our Donor Services team to discuss your options.
4. Donor Leadership
We support the philanthropic leadership of donors in Brooklyn seeking to build strategic partnerships around their giving.
- Giving Circles enable like-minded donors to pool their resources to address a specific issue or program area they care about. Join an existing giving circle or start your own to see how the power of collective giving can amplify your impact in Brooklyn. Learn more about Giving Circles at Brooklyn Community Foundation.
- ALLINBKLYN is a women’s philanthropic initiative dedicated to promoting a tradition of giving in Brooklyn. Members pool their funds and make grants to organizations in service to the people and places of Brooklyn. Learn more about ALLINBROOKLYN.
- Brooklyn Now is the Foundation’s council of young professionals dedicated to learning about critical issues facing Brooklyn and leveraging support for innovative solutions across the borough. Learn more about Brooklyn Now.
Brooklyn Community Foundation accepts donations of cash, stock, real estate, artwork, and bequests. All non-cash donations are subject to approval by the Foundation and all donations are 100% tax-deductible. Read our complete gift acceptance policy here.