The Tuba City Community Fund, a community fund associated with the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff, awards grants to local organizations that provide services for youth, education, social services, healthcare, senior services and the arts in the Tuba City area.
Local support for nonprofit organizations
The Tuba City Community Fund is a family of funds established in 1999 as a permanent philanthropic endowment providing a perpetual source of financial support for organizations in the Tuba City area. Since inception, grants totaling more than $65,000 have been awarded through the Tuba City Community Fund. Total assets for the Tuba City Community Fund as of March 31, 2017 exceeded $132,000.
The Tuba City Community Fund is a fund of the Arizona Community Foundation, a nonprofit charitable foundation founded in 1978. It is managed through the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff, one of six regional affiliates. Gifts to the Community Fund are professionally managed, with oversight by the Arizona Community Foundation Investment Committee and Board of Directors, to safeguard principal and provide a competitive investment return to benefit the community.
The Tuba City Community Fund brings people and organizations together around local issues and opportunities. Funded by and for the benefit of the Tuba City area, community leaders work together to find solutions to local needs. Local grantmaking provides a continuous source of financial support to our community’s nonprofit organizations.
Income generated from the fund is returned to the community annually as grants, while the principal continues to grow to provide for community needs forever. Local Steering Committee members bring their knowledge and expertise to address needs specific to the area. With a deep understanding of the concerns and resources that shape our community, these steering committee members are dedicated to building the permanent endowment to serve the needs of the Tuba City area today, tomorrow and forever.
Giving to the Tuba City Community Fund
Gifts to the Community Fund are permanent investments in our community—gifts that literally keep on giving. Every donation, large or small, stays in the Community Fund and grants are made locally each and every year. Community Foundation staff provide personalized service tailored to each individual or business’ charitable and financial interests. Gifts to the Tuba City Community Fund also afford you maximum tax advantages.
The Tuba City Community Fund can accept gifts of cash, publicly-traded and privately-held securities, real estate, business interests or other assets. You may also direct in your will or trust to leave specific assets or a percentage of your estate to the Tuba City Community Fund.
If you wish to make a contribution, you can mail your check, made out to the Arizona Community Foundation and noting the Tuba City Community Fund in the memo line, to:
Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff
P. O. Box U
Flagstaff, AZ 86002