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Starting A Fund Or Foundation

At Australian Communities Foundation, there are two key ways to structure your giving. You can either set up a Named Fund (also known as a donor-advised fund) or establish your own Private Foundation (private ancillary fund).

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Introduction to Smarter Giving

Download our ‘Smarter Giving. Greater Impact.’ brochure for an introduction to structured giving and the benefits of joining our community.

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Fund or foundation?

While donor-advised funds and private foundations both offer a tax-effective way to structure your giving, there are a few key differences between the two.