FACF's mission is to improve the quality of life in the Fremont area by connecting donor interests with community needs and serving as a leader and catalyst in the development of solutions.
Fremont Area Community Foundation
605 N. Broad Street, P.O. Box 182
Fremont, NE 68025
Fax: (402) 721-9359
Tax ID 47-0629642
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National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations
The Fremont Area Community Foundation meets National Standards for operational quality, donor service and accountability in the community foundation sector.
The National Standards Seal by our name indicates official confirmation from the Council on Foundations that we have met the most rigorous standards in philanthropy. It affirms our commitment to financial security, transparency and accountability. It says our grantmaking includes an open, competitive process designed to address the changing needs of our community. The National Standards Seal also confirms our history of honoring donors’ wishes.
The National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations Program was established in 2000 in cooperation with the Council on Foundations. National Standards guide community foundations in establishing legal, ethical and effective operational practices that serve as blueprints for internal development and benchmarks for external assessment. The 43 National Standards require Fremont Area Community Foundation to document its policies in donor services, investment management, grantmaking and administration. To receive confirmation of National Standards compliance, Fremont Area Community Foundation submitted its organizational and financial policies and procedures to a rigorous peer review.
|Why is FACF important to the Fremont area?||Important Grants Program Changes Announced||Summer Food Program Opportunities Available||Gift Planning Tools Now Available||Sports Participation Scholarships Available|
|FACF's mission is connecting donor interests with community needs. Together, we can work to make a better community for generations to come.||The FACF Grants Program has new application guidelines for the remainder of 2013. The next grant application deadline is July 1, 2013.||The 2013 Summer Lunch Program Coordinating Team has once again been at work planning for another wonderful summer supporting area families.||Gift planning tools,articles and resources are now available on this website. See how your gift can provide for your community now and forever.||Sports participation scholarships are available through the Schilke-Novak Kids' Sports Trust for young athletes in the Fremont area.|