Of course we accept donations. You can even make a donation online.

We use PayPal to accept donations. You do not need to have a PayPal account to donate. You may use either a bank account or credit card. When you click on the link below, it will take you to an external website to complete the transaction.

To designate your donation to a specific fund, non-profit organization, or field of interest please click on the “Donate” link above. In the first step you will be asked to enter your demographic and credit card information. In the second step, you will review your donation. By clicking “Add Special Instructions to the Seller” you will be able to designate your donation. See picture below:


To see a list of funds to donate to, click here.

A donor may make a gift or bequest of any size to Brown County Community Foundation (BCCF) for the primary benefit of Brown County. While gifts of all sizes are encouraged, major donors have the opportunity to establish individual philanthropic funds within the Fund.
Cash and most other types of assets can be used to start or add to a fund. This includes…

Securities, Real Estate, Life Insurance, Charitable Remainder Trust, Charitable Lead Trust, Life Estates, Trust Funds, and Individual Retirement Accounts. For more information about these non-cash options, view Our Ways to Contribute Descriptions [pdf].

Brown County Community Foundation Gift Acceptance Policy [pdf].

The permanent endowment for the BCCF is comprised of over 160 philanthropic funds. They have been named either for their donors, whether they be individuals or organizations, or in memory of family members. There are multiple types of funds including: unrestricted, field-of-interest, agency, scholarship, donor-advised, or designated. For more information about our fund types, view our Fund Descriptions.