Donor Advised Fund

According to National Christian Foundation, a Donor Advised Fund, (sometimes called a Giving Fund) like a charitable checking account. You make all kinds of gifts into the Fund – not just cash and checks but also appreciated non-cash assets like stocks, real estate, and business interests. And when you’re ready, you go online to recommend grants to your favorite charities, and our team at NCF sends the charity money to support their work. Not only will you experience tangible benefits that simplify your giving and multiply your impact, but you also join tens of thousands of givers around the world in an unprecedented movement of Christian generosity.
Term commonly used in conjunction with major gifts and annual Fundraising planning.