Why Invest

Ten reasons people choose to give through the Watertown Community Foundation

1.  We are a local organization with deep roots in the community.

2.  Our board and staff members have broad knowledge regarding community issues and needs.

3.  We provide highly personalized service tailored to each individual’s charitable interests.

4.  Our funds help people invest in causes they care about.

5.  We accept a wide variety of assets and can facilitate even the most complex form of giving.

6.  We partner with professional advisers to create highly effective approaches to charitable giving.

7.  We offer maximum tax advantage under state and federal law.

8.  We multiply the impact of gift dollars by pooling them with other gifts and grants.

9.  We build endowment funds that benefit your community forever and help create personal legacies.

10.  We are a community leader, convening agencies and coordinating resources to create positive change.