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Miracles and Milestones: A look at 2013 giving with NCF

by NCF staff  |  February 7, 2014  |  Category: Stories

With the new year well underway, we'd like to take a moment to pause and celebrate the good news of what God is doing through givers at NCF. As we reflect on 2013, we remember the many miracles of provision and personal growth that we have witnessed in the lives of those we serve, as well as the lives of our team.

This past year, we received our six billionth dollar from givers since our founding in 1982. But ... read full post

Choosing the right advisor for your giving

by NCF staff  |  January 22, 2014  |  Category: Insights

Every year, we work with hundreds of professional advisors, such as financial advisors, CPAs, and attorneys. One thing we've observed is the invaluable role that the right advisor can play in helping people make the most of their giving.

If you’ve never chosen an advisor, or haven't given much thought to the relationship you have with yours, you may be wondering, “What are some of the ... read full post  |  1 comments

Substance vs stuff: Gifts that last for eternity

by NCF staff  |  December 26, 2013  |  Category: Stories

Everyone wants to give the perfect gift to the ones they love at Christmas. But how many gifts make much of an impact after the wrapping paper is long gone?

We'd like to suggest a few ideas for giving that could have far-reaching effects for your family any day of the year. These will not only lift your family's spirits, but they'll impact others for eternity. What could be better than ... read full post  |  1 comments

6 billion reasons to celebrate

by NCF staff  |  December 11, 2013  |  Category: Stories

Thanks to you, we're celebrating a new milestone in giving that is far beyond what our founders ever dreamed or imagined years ago – we have just received our 6 billionth dollar in contributions since 1982!

That’s a monumental testament to the faithfulness of God and to your generosity. And it’s a monumental blessing to those whose needs will ultimately be met through these resources, in your ... read full post

Key dates for year-end giving!

by NCF staff  |  December 5, 2013  |  Category: Stories

Thanksgiving is over, and the end of the year will soon be here. That can only mean one thing for generous givers ... year-end contributions and grant recommendations!

Did you know that so far this year, thousands of individuals and families have contributed more than $460 million to their Giving Funds? And NCF has granted over $564 million to more than 14,000 charities ... read full post  |  2 comments

Typhoon Haiyan matching grant complete, but giving continues

by NCF staff  |  December 4, 2013  |  Category: News

We're excited to announce that thanks to the generosity of NCF givers and many others around the world, Catholic Relief Services finished a 2-for-1 matching grant to support victims of Typhoon Haiyan, the monster storm that devastated the Philippines last month.

NCF givers had the opportunity to recommend grants from their Giving Funds to Catholic Relief Services (CRS), and every dollar up to $500,000 was ... read full post

Creative ways to use your Giving Fund this year-end season

by NCF staff  |  November 20, 2013  |  Category: Stories

During the busyness of Christmas, it's easy to get overwhelmed amid all the chaos of the holiday festivities and forget the real reason for the season: the gift of our Savior. So, your Giving Fund is here to help you focus on what matters and make your holidays more joyful and more generous.

Here are a few creative ways to use your Fund to make the biggest possible impact for your favorite causes this ... read full post

Video: Give more by giving stock

by NCF staff  |  November 4, 2013  |  Category: Videos

What difference does it make how you give? Well, for the charities you care about, it could make all the difference in the world. By giving appreciated stocks or mutual funds – instead of writing checks – you'll pay less tax, give more, improve your cash flow, and have the chance to re-balance your portfolio ... tax free!

>> Watch the video below to learn more, or call us at to get started. ... read full post

NCF is the #12 U.S. charity ... thanks to you!

by NCF staff  |  October 23, 2013  |  Category: News

The news is in, and NCF is now the 12th-largest charity in America! Thanks to God and to generous givers like you, we've officially moved up from last year's #19 ranking on the Chronicle of Philanthropy's annual "Philanthropy 400" survey, which ranks the top U.S. charities by donations received. And as an additional honor, we are one of the three profile stories that the Chronicle featured this year

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Video: Use your business to fund ministry

by NCF staff  |  October 15, 2013  |  Category: Videos

Many business owners have a heart to give charitably but feel hindered by their limited cash flow and the high taxation of their businesses. If you're one of them, NCF has two solutions that can save you taxes and help you send more to ministry than you ever dreamed possible.

>> Watch the videos below to learn more, or call us at to get started.

Running a company?NCF can help you donate a ... read full post  |  1 comments

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