A growing community needs a strong foundation -- and you can help build it!

We Are Funded By:

  • Contributions: Cash, stocks, bonds, retirement accounts, estate assets.
  • Create a personal legacy by naming your fund or give anonymously.
  • Make your gift last forever by establishing an endowment fund.
  • Qualify for a maximum tax advantage under federal law
  • With every gift impact grows. We multiply the impact of gift dollars by pooling them with other gifts and grants.
  • Lincoln Community Foundation offers many ways to give. Our flexible giving options can be customized to fit your unique financial and charitable interests.

Ways to Give:

We are happy to work with you to find the best option to suit your financial needs and philanthropic goals. The Lincoln Community Foundation welcomes many giving options:

  • Give Now Online.
    We accept online donations through PayPal from Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover. Please click on the DONATE button below and you will be transferred to a secure site. A payment confirmation page can be printed at the end of your transaction, and a receipt will be emailed to you.
  • Donate by Check.
    Please make payable to Lincoln Community Foundation and mail to:

    Lincoln Community Foundation
    c/o Gwen Scanlon
    600 6th Street
    Lincoln, CA 95648

  • Planned Giving.
    You may also consider making a planned gift by including the Lincoln Community Foundation in your will or estate plans. Planned gifts such as bequests enable you to create a legacy for your community. Other types of planned gifts can help you increase your income, earn valuable income-tax deductions and reduce or eliminate estate taxes. Please ask your attorney about suggested language for wills and trusts.
  • Give stocks, bonds, mutual funds, securities or even real property.
  • Sign up for Amazon Smile and when you do your regular Amazon shopping, Lincoln Community Foundation receives a rebate, with no additional cost to you!

If your donation is in memory or in honor of someone, or if it is intended for a specific beneficiary program or organization, please send us details of your intention.

The Lincoln Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax deductible. Our tax ID number is 73-1677611.