To learn more about donating to the Community Fund and creating a legacy (estate planning), contact:
Vice President, Development & External Affairs
To learn more about establishing a Fund, giving circles, and other community leadership opportunities, contact:
Manager of Donor Services
Ways to Give
Establish a Fund
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 Vice President of Development Alex Villari to discuss your options.
- 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.
- 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.
- Our Professional Advisor Network is a group of attorneys, financial planners, real estate professionals, and philanthropic advisors who are dedicated to carrying out their clients’ charitable goals while partnering with the Foundation to build assets in Brooklyn. Learn about the Professional Advisor Network and how our Donor Advised Fund program can serve your clients’ needs.