Create A Bold Impact Through Endowment

The power of endowment enables you to tackle Broward’s big challenges today as well as those that emerge in the future. With an endowed charitable Fund in your name at the Community Foundation of Broward, your philanthropy makes an immediate impact on local issues you care about the most. And the Community Foundation’s expert stewardship helps your endowed Fund grow over time and continue to make a bold difference for the community long after you are gone.

Create Your Endowed Fund Today Or Through Your Estate Plan

You can create your endowed charitable Fund using cash, stocks, bonds, real estate, IRA / 401k, personal property, life insurance or other assets. You can also create your Fund with a gift through your estate plan. In both cases, you create a lasting legacy and have peace of mind knowing that the Community Foundation will be there to ensure your gifts make a real difference for Broward.


Enter your initial gift amount and a sample time period to see how your impact on the community grows!

*IMPORTANT: The results provided by the Endowment Calculator are intended for illustrative purposes only and are not guaranteed. The illustration should not be relied upon nor deemed as endowment Fund advice. The investment projections, outcomes and other information generated by the Endowment Calculator are hypothetical in nature, are based on Community Foundation investment goals and policies, and do not reflect actual investment results. Results may vary with each use and over time, and they are not guarantees of future results. Projections assume annual return of 7%, administration fees of 1.5% and an annual distribution rate of 5%. Administrative fees vary by Fund. No market value averaging formula is being used. Formulas assumes one distribution per year.

Contact Information

To learn more about creating or adding to an endowed charitable Fund at the Community Foundation of Broward, contact Vice President of Philanthropic Services Nancy Thies at or 954-761-9503.