Wood River Community
Centennial Foundation, Inc.
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With the Help of the Robotics Club the Wood River
Community Centennial Foundation was part of the
River Funfest held on August 17, 2013. Thank you.
Since the early days of barn raisings, quilting
societies and husking bees, Americans have realized that their lives and
fortunes are bound together. By sharing, they improve their well-being. Today,
an extension of that cooperative spirit presents itself in the function of the
community foundation, which was created for a community’s philanthropic support
WRCCF is a nonprofit
corporation organized under the laws of the State of Nebraska
with perpetual existence. It is qualified as a section 501(c)(3)
charitable foundation entitling donors tax deductions for
Federal Income and Estate tax purposes. Funding for WRCCF is
received from individuals, businesses, corporations and estates.
WRCCF started as a dream … a
dream of improving the quality of life in Wood River and the
surrounding area. That dream changed to reality in 1984, with
the formation of the Foundation. The mission of WRCCF is to
encourage, receive and administer contributions and gifts for
the benefit of the Wood River area. Several funds have been
created to serve the various desires of donors.
Honor of … A
Book of honor was created to provide a dignified and enduring
tribute to the honor of an event or person. For example, a gift
can be made for someone’s birthday or for an anniversary. A gift
of $10.00 or more will assure the inscription of the name and or
event in the Book of Honor.
A Book of Memory was created to provide a dignified and enduring
tribute to the memory of a departed friend or relative. A gift
of $10.00 or more, given in memory of a loved one, assures the
inscription of the name of the departed in the Book of Memory.
Memorial gifts that total or exceed $100.00 receive a “Special
. . . Gifts totaling $500.00 or more will be placed, at the
request of the donor, in a separate account. The donor may name
this fund and designate its use.
… The Founder’s Fund was created as an organizational builder.
This gift of $750.00 becomes part of the Founder’s General
Endowment Fund, with the income available for grant making.
… Benefactor’s status is obtained by a $1,000.00 contribution to
the General Fund. This fund may accumulate to $10,000.00 at
which time the donor becomes a General Benefactor.
WRCCF is an appropriated charity to be identified in a person’s
estate plan. In designating WRCCF, a person Helps ensure the
community’s continued vibrancy into the future.
WRCCF Assets Nov 1,
WRCCF Grants/Scholarships November 1,
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