Giving and Investing

You love your community and want to give back wisely. We are here to make it easy for you.

You may wish to explore setting up a Donor-Advised Fund, and we can help.

We’re local, trusted and dedicated to making Douglas County the best place it can be.

Giving through us, you can:

  • Support charities that matter most to you.
  • Give cash, stocks, bonds, real estate and other assets.
  • Learn about community issues and needs.
  • Receive personal service.
  • Get the maximum tax benefits allowed by law.
For more information about giving through a donor-advised fund, please check out these donor-advised fund grant guidelines.

If you are working with a professional adviser, we will help create a giving approach that works best for your unique situation.

Learn more about the benefits of giving through DCCF.



Make a Gift Now

Donate to an existing fund or start your own donor-advised fund.

Donate Today

Contact Chip Blaser

Executive Director


Contact Chip

Make a Gift Later

Create a giving plan that impacts the community for years to come.

Plan a Gift

Douglas County Community Foundation
900 Massachusetts, Suite 406
Lawrence, KS 66044
Phone: 785-843-8727
Fax: 785-843-8735