Giving Resources

Planned Giving

Have You Considered These 5 Assets In Your Planned Giving?

Planned Giving Director Robyn Sharp outlines five assets you should consider in your planned giving and the benefits of each....

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Endowment Funds

The Difference Between Non-Endowment & Endowment Funds

So you've decided to open a Donor Advised Fund. Do you want to move forward with an endowment or non-endowment fund?...

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Giving to San Diego

5 Giving Vehicles to Jumpstart Your Philanthropic Journey

Planned Giving Director Robyn Sharp shares five giving vehicles San Diegans can utilize to reduce tax liability in 2017....

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San Diego Philanthropy in Balboa Park

Giving Time, Talent and Treasure: Examples in San Diego Philanthropy

Check out some admirable locals who are leading the San Diego philanthropy charge by giving their time, talent and treasure....

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Fleet Family

Multi-Generational Families Give With Gusto at The San Diego Foundation

Director of Donor Relations Keely Bamberg discusses why investing in a donor advised fund could benefit philanthropists....

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Give with The San Diego Foundation

10 Reasons to Give with The San Diego Foundation

How can we, as San Diegans, meet the challenges of the future? Check out our top 10 reasons to give with TSDF....

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Cami Mattson

We Can Help

Contact Director, Charitable Giving Cami Mattson at (619) 677-6252 or for free, confidential information tailored to your financial needs and giving plans.

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The San Diego Foundation Year-End Giving Deadlines

Demonstrate your commitment to the San Diego region or other charitable purpose this holiday season. Please note the year-end giving deadlines:

  • December 22, 12:00pm: Stock donations must arrive in the Foundation’s brokerage account.
  • December 29, 12:00pm: Credit card donations must be processed by The Foundation.
  • December 30, 1:00pm: Cash donations should be hand-delivered to our Liberty Station office.
  • On or Before December 30: Check donations must be postmarked.