Inspiring people to give back to the community we love.
Inspiring people to give back to sustain and advance the community we love.
Simplify Your Giving
Donor Advised Fund
"The Door County community has been a good place for us to live, work and recreate over the years. Our Donor Advised Fund at the Door County Community Foundation makes it easier and more tax efficient to give to the charities we care about in our community. It’s mutually beneficial for us personally, for our family and our community.”
- Greg and Marsha Meissner
“We have a passion for Door County. When it came to supporting Door County and the causes we care about the Door County Community Foundation was a perfect fit to simplify our estate and still allow us flexibility.”
- Michael and Orlaine Gabert
“Our parents loved Door County and cared deeply about preserving its history. Honoring them with a Discretionary Fund at the Door County Community was a natural fit. We don't know what the future holds, but the fund created in our parents’ names will forever be available to support historic preservation efforts in Door County.”
- Tom and John Herlache
The Door County Community Foundation has awarded the Girl Scouts of Northwestern Great Lakes a Sustainability Grant from the Children and Youth Fund. This grant supports the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Girl Scouts in Door County will participate in the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE) and grow in a ladder of leadership through age appropriate […]
The Door County Community Foundation has awarded the Washington Island Community Health Program (WICHP) a Sustainability Grant from the John and Nell Herlache Community Impact Fund and the Carol Coryell Scholarship Fund for Deserving Students. This grant supports the Facts of Later Life Luncheon Program. The Food, Fun, and Facts of Later Life Luncheons address […]
In February I celebrated 10 years working for the Door County Community Foundation. While this is the longest I’ve ever been in one particular job, I’ll soon be celebrating 20 years working the field of community foundations, and a whole lot longer working and volunteering for charity in general. While I usually prefer to look […]