Start A Donor-Advised Fund at LICF - The Long Island Community Foundation

Creating a Donor-Advised Fund at LICF

Since 1924, The New York Community Trust and its Long Island and Westchester divisions have helped caring New Yorkers become informed philanthropists. We look forward to welcoming you to our donor community.

  1. Click the button below to complete the Donor-Advised Fund form. (Alternatively, you can click here to download a copy of the form and return it to us.)
  2. After submitting the form, each fund founder will be prompted to sign the fund agreement letter.
  3. Once the fund agreement letter is accepted by us, we will send you instructions for your initial contribution ($5,000 minimum), investment options, and log-in information to our easy-to-use online donor portal so you can begin making grant suggestions.

Please read our Donor-Advised Fund Policies and Guidelines carefully before proceeding.

If you have any questions, or would like assistance, please feel free to contact
David Okorn at or Marie Smith at or call us at (631) 991-8800.

Complete The Form

Clicking the button above will take you off of the Long Island Community Foundation website and onto The New York Community Trust’s website. The Long Island Community Foundation is a division of The Trust.