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Everyday you make choices about how to use your money. The decisions are not always easy. And the choices you make speak volumes about who you are and what matters to you.

We want to help you think about the choices you make related to your charitable giving and take your giving to the next level—to make your philanthropy personal, meaningful and fulfilling. No matter how much you give, your charitable giving will be more meaningful when it is aligned with your values, life experiences, interests and the desire you have to help make Kalamazoo County a place where every person can reach full potential.

To get started, let us help you:

Define your personal values
Identify your areas of interest
Connect your values and interests

Now that you've taken some time to reflect on your values and interests, you may be wondering why you should give through the Community Foundation and about the type of gifts you can give. Let us tell you:

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