Giving


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Parasol is a public charity dedicated to effective philanthropy and ensuring the intention of each donor gift. As a community foundation, we are here for today and will exist tomorrow - in perpetuity. From simple donor advised funds to setting up a supporting organization, Parasol is here to assist you. Since our inception in 1996, we have built a strong track record for quality services, expert stewardship and committed leadership. We invite you to get to know us, gain confidence in our work, and partner with us in assisting your clients in making a world of difference.

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IRS End-of-Year Gift Tips
In IR-2016-154 the IRS offered tips on how to document various 2016 charitable gifts. Gifts to qualified public charities are deductible. Taxpayers may use IRS Select Check on www.irs.gov to know if...
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Gift Options
Gift Options
Find out what to give and learn about the best assets to make a planned gift. Learn about gifts of cash, securities and property. Learn how to give and discover gift options that provide tax and income benefits. Discover the best planned gift to meet your goals.
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Personal Planner
Your Living Trust Choices
The living trust is becoming quite a popular estate planning strategy. It costs more than a will, but includes many features that are helpful during life and in your estate. Let's review some of the...
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