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December
E-Update 2020

Holiday Closures 
We will be closed on December 24 and 25, as well as December 31 and January 1 to be with our families. We hope you have a safe and healthy holiday season!
Year End Giving Deadlines

For year-end giving purposes, please consider the following:

Mailed Gifts: Must be postmarked by December 31st
Online Gifts: Must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on December 31st. You are able to submit a donation online with a credit card here!
Stock Gifts: Can be considered when the donation hits the Community Foundation's account*
Automatic Transfer: Can be considered when the donation hits the Community Foundation's account*
In-Person: Donations dropped at the office are considered received when they are received by our staff. With COVID-19 restrictions, our office is closed to the public. If you do wish to drop off an gift in-person, we ask that you please call ahead to the office 517.278.4517 or email info@BrCoFoundation.org to schedule a time to drop off a gift. Instead of handing it to a staff member, you can drop it in our drop box outside our office door. 

*For more information on Stock and Automatic Transfer gifts, please contact the office at 517.278.4517

This Holiday, Give the Gift of Giving!

Looking for gift ideas for the upcoming holiday?
​This holiday, give the gift of giving. 
 You can give a gift in somebody’s honor and give back to your community. A donation to the Forever Fund will directly impact our community through unrestricted grant making.  Use the holiday donation portal, and we can send you an email with a customizable donation notification. 
Click on the picture above to give your holiday gift today!

Scholarship Portal is Open!
We are pleased to provide an online scholarship application platform that helps applicants apply for a variety of awards with a single submission. Those graduating from or who live in our service area and are entering appropriately accredited post-secondary education institution – including trade schools, two-year degree programs, community colleges, and 4-year degree colleges and universities - are welcome to review the eligibility guidelines.
The scholarship portal can be found HERE.
Gifts of Grain
The Branch County Gifts of Grain is a community partnership between the Branch County Community Foundation and the Branch County 4-H Foundation. This is a program in which grain or other commodity crops are gifted to benefit both the Branch County Community Foundation and the Branch County 4-H Foundation. By gifting grain to the Gifts of Grain Fund, you can maximize your tax benefits while also supporting the Branch County Community Foundation and the Branch County 4-H Foundation.

Click on the picture above to learn more about Gifts of Grain, and how you can give a gift of grain today!
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