gift Phase vii matching program

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.