Carry On Your Family’s Legacy through CCF Named Funds or Planned Gifts
Is there someone you would like to honor? Does your family love and believe in the City of Chisholm? Consider starting your own named fund. These funds are created for the purpose and goal of the donor(s) and often illustrate affection for and commitment to a community or as an opportunity to honor or memorialize a family member, friend, or special interest.
Named funds can be managed by a designated group or individual or by an existing affiliated foundation. The donor defines the fund name, purpose, distribution, and advisors.
Be a part of the fun, unique and energetic events sponsored by the CCF! It’s a great way to support your community and get to know people! Mark your calendar for upcoming events now!
Whether you’re a local business, a family, or a resident, we have a number of options that allow you to donate specifically to the areas of community service that you care most deeply about!
Named donations and planned gifts are a great way to support the Chisholm community. Honor your friends, family members or neighbors while investing in your hometown in specific and meaningful ways ways!
We are proud to offer grants for innovative and important Chisholm community projects as well as scholarships to invest in the lives of our youth!
The Chisholm Community Foundation awarded $54,208 in grants for the first cycle of 2021, as well as $29,400 in scholarships to graduating seniors of Chisholm High School. The CCF has provided over $1.6 million in grants for community causes, which has helped to make Chisholm a better place to live, work and raise families.
Support your CCF and make a difference in our community!
The CCF Mission
Our mission is to serve the Chisholm and Balkan communities by stewarding funds for innovative and creative projects, which are responsive to community and economic development in the areas of social service, education, arts and culture, conservation, and historic and environmental preservation.
If you’re not ready to establish a named fund of your own, consider donating to one of our existing funds. Over the years, nearly a dozen of these funds have been created, allowing you to take part in the legacy of your fellow Chisholm residents!
- Chisholm Community Foundation Scholarship Fund
- Chisholm Public School Foundation
- Chisholm Veterans Memorial Association
- Robert Jon Corradi Memorial Scholarship Fund
- Catherine Cox Fund
- Philip Falcone Family Fund
- Rudy & Mayme Gazvoda Family Fund
- Ron & Carole Gornick Family Fund
- Knights of Columbus Scholarship Fund
- Marturano Family Fund
- NHS-Northstar Specialized Services Scholarship Fund
- Dr. Ben Owens Fund
You can memorialize any donation you make to the CCF by contributing any dollar amount. . Simply go to the Chisholm Community Fund page and select or write in a donation amount. These funds will go directly to the Chisholm Community Foundation, which supports projects throughout our community.