Endowing Funds for your Not for Profit Agency

HospiceEstablishing an endowment fund through The Community Foundation for Rockbridge Bath and Alleghany is a simple and effective method for providing a permanent source of unrestricted income for your organization.

Our professional staff handles the investment management and administrative details, so that your staff and board can concentrate on fulfilling your organization’s mission. We also provide you with quarterly and year-end statements of your fund’s activity.

The Community Foundation for Rockbridge Bath and Alleghany offers trusted, local expertise and the personalized service you desire in creating a permanent endowment for your organization’s future stability.


We have been advising not for profit agency funds for over a decade, assisting  donors and not-for-profit organizations in fulfilling their charitable giving needs. We take pride in the role we have played in helping to fulfill the needs of our fellow nonprofits in the area and in carrying out the dreams of our donors.

Sound Stewardship of Your Funds

You have peace of mind in knowing that your organization’s funds and charitable intent are being managed in perpetuity by an established board with over a decade of charitable-giving experience and an impeccable reputation.

Investment Management

The Community Foundation for Rockbridge Bath and Alleghany can assure substantial efficiencies and economies of scale. Our investment portfolios are managed for long-term growth in the market.


An independent, certified audit is performed annually, and we make a full accounting of our activities through our annual report and other public documents.

Low Administrative Costs

The Community Foundation for Rockbridge Bath and Alleghany has low administrative fees. Read more about our administrative fees and investment policy.

Flexible Gift Acceptance

Through your endowed fund at The Community Foundation for Rockbridge Bath and Alleghany, you can accept gifts of appreciated stock, real estate and other assets that you may not be prepared to accept on your own. We also can help your donors establish a plan for giving to your organization after their lifetime, as well as plans that provide income for life.

Access to Planned Giving Tools

We can help you develop a planned-giving program offer periodic education seminars. Our staff also can facilitate complex planned gift options, such as gifts of life insurance, bequests, retirement plans, charitable trusts and charitable gift annuities, for your donors.


We provide all administrative services and handle the bothersome paperwork and IRS reports, so your staff and board don’t have to.

Immediate Tax Deductions

Because The Community Foundation for Rockbridge Bath and Alleghany is a public charity, donations qualify for the maximum available deduction for charitable contributions in the year when the gift is made. We also can offer solutions to help reduce your donor’s estate-tax liability.