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Donate now with your credit card. 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 donate 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.

Donate to the COVID-19 Relief Fund to address long-term and big picture issues in northern Nevada arising from COVID-19.


It is our honor to administer the Jean Bear Mullins Memorial Scholarship. Contributions to the Jean Bear Mullins Memorial Scholarship can be made through your credit card or by check.

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
COVID-19 Relief FundHelping to meet needs of front line healthcare workers and related nonprofits arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Donations to Unlisted FundsDon't see your fund? Click here and write in name under special instructions on the payment page.
CFWN Arts FundField of Interest Arts Endowment
CFWN Community EndowmentPermanent Fund that supports our mission to meet the needs of the people of northern Nevada
CFWN Corporate Philanthropy PartnersMembership of companies that support the community engagement activities of the Community Foundation.
CFWN Family Court Judicial Benevolent FundField of Interest Fund
CFWN Operating FundKeeps the doors open and lights on.
Audacity Fund RenoField of Interest Fund to support businesses founded by underserved populations
Orville Belding Memorial Scholarship EndowmentScholarship Fund
Dixie Bradshaw's Principal FundDesignated Fund
Brewery Arts Center EndowmentPermanent Fund
Camp Lamoille Recovery FundTo rebuild the Elko Lions Club Camp Lamoille
C*A*R*E* Chest EndowmentDesignated Fund
Celebrate Diversity EndowmentArea of Interest Fund
Community Foundation of Douglas County (CFDC)An affiliate fund endowment to support the communities of Douglas County.
Community Foundation of Elko County (affiliate fund)An endowed area of interest fund to benefit the communities of Elko County
CFEC General FundOperating fund of the Community Foundation of Elko County
Community Nutrition Education EndowmentArea of Interest Fund
Cristoforo Colombo Lodge 1534 Sons of Italy FundField of Interest Fund
Dangberg Home Ranch EndowmentDesignated Endowment to support the Dangberg Home Ranch forever.
Ruth Kendyl Williams Depoali Memorial FundA Field of Interest fund to support support for Washoe County schools and teachers to improve their classrooms.
Family Estate Planning SeriesDesignated Fund to provide the Family Estate Planning Series to Reno public.
Feeding Pets of the Homeless FundTo Support Pets of the Homeless and its affiliated agencies.
Friends of Nevada Wilderness EndowmentDesignated Fund to support projects of Friends of Nevada Wilderness
Great Basin Outdoor School EndowmentDesignated Fund to build an annual grant for the Great Basin Outdoor School.
J & G P Education FundDesignated to support the AVID program in Sparks schools.
Immunize NevadaDesignated Fund to support Nevadan's access to vaccines.
Kendall Bob Endowment 4th Ward SchoolA designated endowed fund to benefit Historic 4th Ward School
KNPB EndowmentDesignated Fund to support PBS Reno - television for the public good.
Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd FundDesignated Fund to support he activities of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd.
Marilyn R Melton Endowment for the HumanitiesDesignated Fund to support supports humanities-based educational and cultural programs that articulate the Nevada experience, feature local culture and heritage, and facilitate the investigation of ideas that matter to the people of Nevada and their communities.
Mullins, Jean Bear Memorial ScholarshipSupport students in Physician Assistant or Medical School program in memory of Jean Bear Mullins
Note-Able Music Therapy Services EndowmentDesignated Permanent Endowment to support Note-Able Music Therapy create lasting change in the lives of people of all abilities through music.
Nevada Commission for Women FundProvides support for the advancement of women for full equality in all areas.
Nevada Land Trust EndowmentDesignated Fund to help NV Land Trust protect key land, water, wildlife, open spaces and special places in Nevada.
Nevada Military Support Alliance EndowmentPermanent endowment supports Nevada Military Support Alliance work.
Nevada Museum of Art FundDesignated Fund to help build upon collections while offering meaningful art and cultural experiences and fostering new knowledge in the visual arts
NV Dream Tags FundMake grants to rehabilitate Nevada wildlife habitat
Ortiz, Maison FundDesignated to support the Maison Ortiz Youth Outdoor Skills Camp and/or related activities or programs.
Reno Cares FundSubstance abuse counseling, psychological or psychiatric services assistance through "Specialty Court" and "Fresh Start Therapeutic Court".
Reno Central Rotary ScholarshipScholarship Fund
Reno Chamber Orchestra EndowmentDesignated Fund
Reno, City of, Charitable FoundationCharitable Foundation to support city-wide projects like the Senior Games.
Reno Police FoundationDesignated Fund
Susanne and Gloria Young FoundationField of Interest fund to support women and children and education.
Y.E.S. Youth Engaged in Service FundTo support youth ages 5 to 25 interested in STEAM and community service.
Reno Family Shelter EndowmentDesignated Fund
Reno Little Theater EndowmentDesignated Fund
Reno Philharmonic EndowmentDesignated Fund
Reno Pops Orchestra Scholarship EndowmentScholarship Fund
Reno & Sparks Chamber of Commerce FundDonor Advised Fund established by the Reno & Sparks Chamber for its community philanthropy.
Restart EndowmentDesignated Fund
Senior Support FundDesignated fund to help seniors in northern Nevada
Soroptimist Internaltional of Truckee Meadows IGU-Nepal ProjectDesignated Fund
Sparks Museum EndowmentDesignated Endowment
Sullivan, George D. Memorial FundDesignated fund to support University of Nevada Police Department
Tahoe-Pyramid Trail EndowmentDesignated to benefit the Tahoe-Pyramid Trail
Tappan Family FundA memorial fund
Tonopah Community FundField of Interest Fund
Tonopah Library FundDesignated Fund
Trinity Episcopal Church EndowmentDesignated Fund
Truckee River FundField of Interest fund to support project that benefit the Truckee River and its watershed.
Twentieth Century Club Legacy FundDesignated Endowment
Washoe CASA Foundation FundA designated fund to support the Washoe CASA Foundation activities
Washoe Ability Resource Center EndowmentAn endowment to support Washoe Ability Resource Center
Women's Giving CircleA Field of Interest Giving Circle
Yamamoto, Mary Memorial ScholarshipA Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Zonta of Greater Reno ScholarshipScholarship Fund
Zonta Club of Greater Reno EndowmentField of Interest Fund to support the advancement of women.