Endowed Gifts

Your Gift Can Last Forever

An endowment gift to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank today provides a brighter picture for our future. When you make a donation to an endowment, you give a gift with both immediate and long-term benefits.

Endowment donations are invested. A portion of the annual income from the investment is used to address immediate needs at the Food Bank. The remaining funds are reinvested to ensure indefinite support.

An Example of How It Works

Couple Smiling Longtime the Rhode Island Community Food Bank supporters Susan and Charlie have two goals: First, they want to make sure the Food Bank continues to receive support after they're gone. Second, they want to memorialize Charlie's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jones.

Susan and Charlie make a $25,000 donation to the Food Bank, which we invest, and each year, a portion of the income from the invested money will be used to support our mission in honor of the Joneses. Plus, Susan and Charlie qualify for a federal income tax charitable deduction on their taxes.

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Next Steps

  1. Contact Karen Fuller at (401) 230-1676 or kfuller@rifoodbank.org to discuss endowed gifts.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you include the Food Bank in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.

Legal name: Rhode Island Community Food Bank Association
Address: 200 Niantic Avenue Providence, RI 02907
Federal tax ID number: 05-0395601

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