a public charity under the law, the Newtown Community Foundation serves
you, the donor, by offering you maximum tax advantages while supporting
your interests. The Foundation is permitted to receive a wide range
of gifts and can assist a donor with a variety of tax-planning, estate
planning and planned giving options. Establishing a fund within the
Foundation is a simple way for you to leave a lasting legacy and make
an investment in your community's future.
The Newtown Community Foundation can assure
current and future donors that the intent of their charitable funds
will be honored in perpetuity, regardless of what happens to the
donor or the organization. The Foundation is a permanent legal entity
dedicated to community betterment through philanthropy.
The Newtown Community Foundation along with its parent organization,
the Bucks County Foundation, currently has the following institutions
serving as financial trustees: First National Bank and Trust of
Newtown, PNC, Wachovia, Mellon, Univest, and Quakertown National
Bank. Others may be added at any time.
The Foundation will be happy to work with
the professional advisor of your choice to develop an effective
structure for your philanthropy.