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Below is a list of Nonprofit Endowments and Organization Funds to which you may want to contribute. You can search by keyword for a fund in the search box on the top menu bar or by typing Ctrl F on your keyboard.

Please fill out the “notes” section on the second page of the PayPal giving form. Let us know the specific fund name you are contributing to and if you are making the donation in someone’s memory or honor.

There is no need to create or log into a Paypal account to contribute with your credit card.

The Community Foundation will provide you with a gift receipt for one-hundred percent of your credit card gift. Ninety-seven percent of your gift will be directly deposited to the fund selected. Three percent of your donation will cover the costs associated with credit card transactions. If you prefer to have 100% of your gift directed to the fund:
please mail a check to 50 Washington Street, Suite 300, Reno, NV 89503.

We will send a gift acknowledgment letter for your records within a few days of receiving your contribution. All gifts will be reported to the fundholder or designated organization. If you wish to be anonymous please let us know.

Fund Description Donate
Tahoe Rim Trail Legacy Fund A non-endowed Designated Fund to benefit the Tahoe Rim Trail
Donations to Unlisted Funds Don't see your fund? Click here and write in name under special instructions on the payment page.
CFWN Arts Fund Field of Interest Arts Endowment
CFWN Community Endowment Fund Permanent Fund that supports our mission to meet the needs of the people of northern Nevada
CFWN Family Court Judicial Benevolent Fund Designated Fund
CFWN Operating Fund Keeps the doors open and lights on.
CFWN Partnership Grants Fund Annual competitive grant program.Grants given to a wide variety of charitable organizations doing vital and often unrecognized work.
CFWN Youth Endowment Area of Interest Fund
CFWN Youth Network Initiative You'N-I Helps homeless and unaccompanied youth ages 12 to 24
Orville Belding Memorial Scholarship Endowment Scholarship Fund
Dixie Bradshaw's Principal Fund Designated Fund
Brewery Arts Center Endowment Permanent Fund
Brewery Arts Center Donor Advised Fund Supports Arts Activities for BAC
C*A*R*E* Chest Endowment Designated Fund
Celebrate Diversity Endowment Area of Interest Fund
Community Foundation of Elko County (affiliate fund) An endowed area of interest fund to benefit the communities of Elko County
Community Nutrition Education Endowment Area of Interest Fund
Cristoforo Colombo Lodge 1534 Sonos of Italy Fund Area of Interest
Dangberg Home Ranch Endowment Designated Endowment
Kendyl Ruth Williams Depoali Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Fund
Family Estate Planning Series Designated Fund
First United Methodist Foundation of Reno A designated fund
Friends of Nevada Wilderness Endowment Designated Fund
Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada Agency Endowed Designated Fund
Great Basin Observatory Fund Designated Fund
Great Basin Outdoor School Endowment Designated Fund
Immunize Nevada Designated Fund
Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful Endowment Designated Fund
Kendall, Bob Historic 4th Ward School Endowment Designated Fund
KNPB Endowment Designated Fund
Last Chance Joe Fund Support the installation of the iconic Last Chance Joe statue from outside the Nugget to in front of the Sparks Heritage Museum
Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd Capital Campaign Fund Designated Fund
Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd Fund Designated Fund
Mary's Foundation for Caring Designated to advance the understanding and adoption of cannabis medicine and provide resources for patients.
May Arboretum Endowment Designated Fund
Marilyn R Melton Endowment for the Humanities Designated Fund
Note-Able Music Therapy Services Endowment Designated Permanent Endowment
Nevada Commission for Women Fund Provides support for the advancement of women for full equality in all areas.
Nevada Discovery Museum Fund Designated fund
Nevada Land Trust Endowment Designated Fund
Nevada Museum of Art Fund Designated Fund
NV Dream Tags Fund Make grants to rehabilitate Nevada wildlife habitat
Ortiz, Maison Fund Designated to support the Maison Ortiz Youth Outdoor Skills Camp and/or related actibvvities or programs.
Reno Cares Fund Substance abuse counseling, psychological or psychiatric services assistance through "Specialty Court" and "Fresh Start Therapeutic Court".
Reno Central Rotary Scholarship Scholarship Fund
Reno Chamber Orchestra Endowment Designated Fund
Reno, City of, Charitable Foundation Charitable Foundation to support city-wide projects like the Senior Games.
Reno Police Foundation Designated Fund
Reno Family Shelter Endowment Designated Fund
Reno Little Theater Endowment Designated Fund
Reno Philharmonic Endowment Designated Fund
Reno Pops Orchestra Scholarship Endowment Scholarship Fund
Retrac Lids Plaza Fund Designated
RGJ/YPN 20 Under 40 Initiative Fund Area of Interest Fund
Restart Endowment Designated Fund
Sierra Nevada Community Aquatics Fund Area of Interest Fund
Sierra Nevada Water Polo Fund Designated Fund
Senior Support Fund Designated fund to help seniors in northern Nevada
Soroptimist Internaltional of Truckee Meadows IGU-Nepal Project Designated Fund
Sparks Museum Endowment Designated Endowment
Tappan Family Fund A memorial fund
Tonopah Community Fund Scholarship Fund
Tonopah Library Fund Designated Fund
Tonopah Historic Mining Park Fund Designated Fund
Trinity Episcopal Church Endowment Designated Fund
Truckee River Fund Designated fund to support project that benefit the Truckee River and its watershed.
Twentieth Century Club Legacy Fund Designated Endowment
United Way of N. NV and the Sierra Endowment Designated Fund
Wilbanks, Emily Jane, Memorial Fund Scholarship Fund
Zonta of Greater Reno Scholarship Scholarship Fund
Zonta Club of Greater Reno Endowment Area of Interest