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When you give to one of our Okoboji Foundation dedicated funds, we use your dollars to support the Foundation’s annual grant process. Our staff provides the research, and the Foundation Grants Committee directs support to the most critical community needs to create a stronger quality of life and more vibrant region.​

Disaster Recovery Fund

The Centerpoint of Giving

ten reasons people give to the Okoboji Foundation

  1. We are the center point for community giving
  2. We have strong leadership, creating a lasting positive impact
  3. We teach the next generation philanthropy
  4. We help you invest in causes you care about most with Charitable Giving Funds
  5. We offer personalized service tailored to your charitable and financial interests
  6. We offer maximum tax advantages allowed under state and federal law, including Endow Iowa Tax credits
  7. We build endowment funds to benefit the Iowa Great Lakes community
  8. We have professional investment management with a proven performance history
  9. We accept a wide variety of assets and can facilitate complex giving
  10. We multiply the impact of your donation by pooling it with other gifts to create a Ripple of Good…forever