We all give...Why not give smarter with a Charitable Checking AccountSM

Whether you give to charity during the holidays or all year long, make it easier and smarter with a free Charitable Checking Account℠ (CCA).

With a CCA through The Dayton Foundation, you can give to the charities of your choice – locally, nationwide and even internationally. We take care of the details for you, and you collect the tax benefits, helping you make the most of your charitable dollars.

You deposit assets into your CCA, inform The Dayton Foundation to send grants to any IRS-approved charity of your choice and we take care of the rest. There is no minimum or maximum gift or grant requirement. Plus, with our secure Donor Express system, you can do your giving online and on-the-go via your mobile device. It’s as simple as simple as Click – Give – Done!

To open a Charitable Checking Account online now, click here.

Other benefits of the Charitable Checking Account Service:

  • Flexibility: deposit assets in the tax year when you need a charitable deduction, with the flexibility to direct grants to your favorite charities anytime in the future;
  • Ability to use a variety of assets: fund your account with gifts of cash, appreciated securities or retirement funds, as well as more complex contributions;
  • Increased tax advantages: donate appreciated assets to your CCA, avoiding long-term capital gains taxes;
  • Personalized, professional support: a staff of charitable giving experts available at the Foundation to facilitate your gift and grant needs;
  • Ease of use: 24/7 online, secure access to account information and gift history, plus make gifts and grants online and on the go via your mobile device;
  • Simplified tax reporting: hassle-free record keeping and tax reporting, with quarterly and year-end statements detailing all account activity;
  • Give anonymously, if you choose: grants can be made in your name or anonymously; and
  • It’s free! No minimum deposit or balance required and no fees.

To learn more about how the CCA Service can help you help others, contact Michelle Lovely at (937) 225-9948 or Joe Baldasare at (937) 225-9954.

Acrobat PDF fileMore information about The Dayton Foundation’s Charitable Checking Account℠ Service is available in our brochures, The Charitable Checking Account℠ Service and in Guidelines for Using Your Charitable Checking Account℠.

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File date: 09.06.2017


Michelle Lovely

“The Charitable Checking Account Service is a time-saving, convenient and tax-wise option for making regular and unexpected gifts to charity. Plus, you can instruct reoccuring gifts on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis.”
Michelle Lovely, vice president, Development, (937) 225-9948

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