GIFT Phase VII is Lilly Endowment Inc.’s newest matching program for community foundations.
Through the GIFT VII matching program, gifts to unrestricted funds will be matched $2 for $1. For example, a gift of $100 will be matched with $200 and become a $300 gift!
Gifts to existing (or new) restricted funds will be matched $.50 for every $ 1. A gift of $100 becomes $150.
Unrestricted funds enable the Community Foundation to respond to the changing needs of our community.
The following funds are unrestricted and eligible for the $2:$1 match:
Community Grants Fund Mellon Patch Community Fund
Board of Directors Fund Michael J. Rausch Community Fund
James A. Ehlers Unrestricted Fund R.U.F.F. Unrestricted Family Fund
Mary Melvin Frank Community Fund Bess A. Russell Unrestricted Fund
Elden and MaryLee Gutwein Family Fund
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Gifts to any restricted fund will receive a 50% match. For a listing of all restricted funds click here.
The GIFT VII matching period runs through December of 2020, or as long as matching funds are available.
Contact any CFPC staff or board member with GIFT VII questions.