Planned Giving: A Gift That Lasts Forever

A gift to the Broomfield Community Foundation is a lasting legacy, a testament to a life fulfilled and a pledge to the future.

  • Camp Wapiyapi
  • Rocky Mountain Brassworks
  • A Precious Child

The Broomfield Community Foundation awards grants in the following categories:


    • Arts & Humanities
    • Civic Projects
    • Education
    • Human Services
    • Senior Services

If your goal is to make a gift to Broomfield Community Foundation, you have several unique choices:

To complete your gift quickly and easily:


You can write a check now and mail to:

  • Broomfield Community Foundation
    P.O. Box 2040
    Broomfield, CO 80038-2040
  • Or, donate online with a credit card now:
Donate Online

Benefit: A charitable income tax deduction and the satisfaction of making a gift of immediate impact to Broomfield Community Foundation.

To defer the gift until after your lifetime:


  • You can name Broomfield Community Foundation as a beneficiary in your will.
  • You can name Broomfield Community Foundation as a full or partial beneficiary on your IRA’s and 401K plans.

Benefit: Full control of your assets during your lifetime, a donation that is fully exempt of estate tax and potential income tax savings to your other beneficiaries.

To create a hedge against future inflation from your gift:


  • You can create a charitable remainder unitrust.

Benefit: Variable income payments, a charitable income tax deduction and possible reduction of estate taxes.

To secure a fixed life income from your gift while minimizing market risks:


  • You can create a charity remainder annuity trust.

Benefit: Fixed income payments and a charitable income tax deduction and may boost your rate of return.

To avoid capital gains tax on the sale of an asset that will currently benefit the Broomfield Community Foundation:


  • You can contribute long-term appreciated securities or other property.

Benefit: A charitable income tax deduction, no capital gains tax on the sale of the asset and immediate impact to Broomfield Community Foundation.

To make a large gift with little cost to you:


  • You can contribute a life insurance policy you no longer need or start a new policy with the Foundation as the beneficiary.

Benefit: Current and potential future charitable income tax deductions and immediate impact to the Foundation upon your death.

To make a donation in memory of a loved one:


  • In lieu of flowers, ask friends and family make a donation to the Broomfield Community Foundation.

Would you like to leave your own legacy at Broomfield Community Foundation?