For individuals and families who choose to practice their philanthropy through a private foundation, the Orange County Community Foundation can be a valuable partner.
With extensive grant-making experience and local community knowledge, OCCF is uniquely equipped to provide a variety of services for local foundations to support their local, national or international grant-making, including:
All of these services can be customized to meet your specific needs. The real benefits include a reduction in your administrative burden with expert staff support to achieve maximum impact of charitable dollars and the assurance that your foundation’s philanthropic goals will be successfully met.
As a public charity, OCCF can accept a “qualifying distribution” from your private foundation to help fulfill your annual payout requirement. This distribution can be placed in a fund that will be advised by the trustees of your foundation, allowing you more time to deliberate and recommend grants. The benefits include: