Donor Advised Funds

Donor-Advised Fund


It's easy to request support for Northern Waters Land Trust through your donor-advised fund.

A Donor-Advised Funds (DAF) is an investment account for the sole purpose of supporting charitable organizations you care about.

It’s a great way to make an immediate impact and ensure Northern Waters Land Trust has consistent financial support for conservation while saving cash for immediate needs.

Donor-advised funds (DAFs)  are becoming increasingly popular as a smart way to manage your philanthropy.

  • DAFs are created by transferring funds into into a community or commercial DAF provider, allows you to set aside funds for charitable giving in advance.

  • When you contribute to a DAF, you may be able to secure a tax deduction.

  • A DAF gives you the flexibility to recommend how much and how often money is granted to Northern Waters Land Trust. You can recommend a one-time grant or recurring grants. 

FreeWill’s DAF tool empowers you to make a targeted impact by recommending how you’d like your grant to be allocated, communicating your wishes to Northern Waters Land Trust. If you have a DAF, you can use FreeWill's DAF toolto navigate to your DAF provider.

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For more information, contact your financial advisor about making charitable gifts through your Donor-Advised Fund.

*Northern Waters Land Trust has partnered with FreeWill's Smart Giving services to process gifts from Donor-Advised Funds.

Consider a Gift for Later

You can also have a lasting impact by naming Northern Waters Land Trust as a beneficiary of your donor-advised fund. It's a great way to ensure that remaining funds go support conservation efforts to protect the lands and waters  you love.

We'd love to hear from you.