CommunityGiving is proud to partner with Saint John's University to offer the Saint John's Donor Advised Fund - a convenient and tax-efficient way for you to support a Saint John's program or scholarship while also providing you with the flexibility to make gifts to other nonprofits close to your heart.
With over $129 million in charitable assets under management, CommunityGiving proudly serves the donors and volunteers of nine community foundations across central Minnesota by uniting them under a single framework to create efficiencies that maximize their impact. CommunityGiving allows us to help donors achieve their charitable goals and ensure their legacies are remembered for generations to come. Learn more about CommunityGiving here. (link to another page)
You are eligible for an immediate charitable tax deduction and can distribute funds at a later time to Saint John's and to other charities of your choosing.
All distributions can be easily managed through your own online account via our DonorCentral application.
Contributions can be made with cash, appreciated stocks, or other assets.
Additional contributions of any amount can be made at any time.
You can even designate a legacy gift to your fund in your will and name someone to serve as the fund advisor.
While many give directly to Saint John's, there may be an occasion where a donor advised fund is the most appropriate giving tool for you. Here’s why a Saint John's DAF may be a good choice:
To learn more and establish your SJU Donor Advised Fund, please contact Jim Dwyer at Saint John's at 320-363-2116 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.