Support an Endowment

When you give to an endowment, you help ensure the nonprofit or cause can operate now and in the future. Your gift to an endowment at the Community Foundation for Mississippi might qualify for the Endow Mississippi Tax Credit program. Visit to learn more. Review the list below for a complete list of endowments you can support at the Community Foundation for Mississippi. If you have questions or need additional information contact us at

Community Endowments

Mississippi Chapter American Public Works Association Scholarship Fund
Greater Belhaven Neighborhood Foundation Endowment Fund
Betty Hunt Williams Charitable Fund
Ruth and Carl Black Charitable Fund
Dean and Ann Blackwell Charitable Fund
Thomas M. Blake Charitable Fund #2
Thomas M. Blake Fund for the Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi
Thomas M. Blake Fund for the University of Mississippi Foundation
Thomas M. Blake Fund for Vanderbilt University
Dennis Bomgaars Memorial Scholarship Fund
Booth Family Fund
John Robert Boswell Memorial Scholarship Fund
Operation Shoestring John Mitchell Bower Fund
Mississippi Boychoir Endowment Fund
Brown Family Charitable Fund
Zora A. Brown Memorial Fund
Junior League of Jackson/UMC Children’s Cancer Clinic Endowment Fund
Community Foundation for Mississippi Fund
ChemFirst/First Mississippi Corporation Charitable Endowment Fund
Harrison Clark Scholarship Awards Fund
Clinton Community Nature Center Endowment Fund
Clinton Library Foundation Endowment Fund
Elaine & Emanuel Crystal Family Fund
Community Trust Fund
Mississippi Arts Commission Avery B. Dille, III Fund for Art Acquisition
Kane and Betsy Ditto Charitable Fund
Dowell Family Charitable Fund
Outstanding Educator Awards Fund
Jackson Public Schools Education Foundation Trust Fund
Meyer and Genevieve Falk Endowment Fund for Culture and Arts
Libraries of the Future Fund
Mae Meriwether Zifcak Girl Scout Scholarship Fund
Anthony “Tony” Gobar Juvenile Justice Scholarship Fund
Ernest Williams Graves and Nancy Chenault Graves Charitable Fund
Greenwood Cemetery Association Endowment Fund
Charles E. (“Chuck”) Griffin, Jr. Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund
Alferdteen Brown Harrison Charitable Fund
Hiatt Fund
Eddie Hodges Scholarship Foundation Trust Endowment Fund
Bill Hunsberger Scholarship Fund
Peggy Mize Fund for the IBC
Andrew Alexander Irby Charitable Fund
Charles Lyons Irby Jr. Charitable Fund
Natalie Read Irby Charitable Fund
Stuart M. Irby Jr. Charitable Fund
Jackson Free Clinic Endowment Fund
C.G. Johnson Family Charitable Fund
Arthur Charles Jackson, M.D. Charitable Fund
Jackson Zoo Endowment Fund
Angelina G. Kitchens Charitable Fund
LGBTQ Endowment Fund/Mississippi
Living Independence for Everyone Endowment Fund

Lucille Thomas Charitable Fund
Robert E. Luckett Memorial Scholarship Fund
Magnolia Speech School Endowment Fund
Mississippi Animal Rescue League Endowment Fund
Rick Ross Madison Avenue Upper Elementary Honorary Scholarship
Magnolia Bar Foundation Scholarship Fund
Mississippi Children’s Museum Endowment Fund
Michael T. McRee Charitable Fund
Foundation For The Mid South Endowment Fund
Millsaps Community Engagement Fund
Dorothy and Harold Miller Jr. Charitable Fund
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science Foundation Endowment Fund
Mississippi Nurses Foundation Endowment Fund
Frances and Cooper Morrison Charitable Fund
Jan and Billy Mounger International Cultural Exchange Fund
Mississippi Endowment for the Arts Fund
Mississippi Food Network Endowment Fund
Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters Charitable Fund
Mississippi Opera Association Endowment Fund
Mustard Seed Endowment
Jere Nash and Holly Wagner Charitable Fund
New Stage Theatre Endowment Fund
Nonprofit Management Education Endowment Fund
Janet and Luther Ott Fund
Palmer Home for Children Fund
Potts Family Charitable Fund
PPS MS Endowment for Parent Organizing, Leadership and Advocacy
Dennis Purduski Charitable Aviation Fund
Thomas G. Ramey and Peggy Huff Harris Fund
The Redeemer’s School Endowment Fund
Jason Darrell Roberson Memorial Mission Fund
Inez Lay Rosenthall Education Fund
Dr. Satnam L. Sethi Scholarship Fund
Mississippi Heritage Trust Dorothy Shaifer Fund
Shornick Family Charitable Fund
Asoka and Seetha Srinivasan Fund
Stewpot Community Services Endowment Fund
Women’s Foundation of MS Support Fund
Mississippi Symphony Orchestra Foundation Endowment Fund
Teaching Opportunity Fund
Thomas Fund
The Learning Project
Wells Marble & Hurst Charitable Fund
Eudora Welty New Play Series Endowment Fund
The Women’s Foundation Endowment
Julian and Kathryn Wiener Charitable Fund
Elise and William Winter Lecture Series Fund
Better Futures Endowment for the Education of Young Children
Pat Yarborough Memorial Scholarship Fund
Jancsi Artz Charitable Fund
Jane Crater Hiatt Mississippi Invitational and Artist Fellowship Fund
The Jackson Fund