Thank you for your interest in helping the Foundation meet community needs or support a specific fund.  To make an online donation click below. Donations are processed through a secure site by one of the top credit card processing companies.

Please be sure to indicate the specific fund for your donation in the first box.  (i.e. Solana Beach Fund, Encinitas Fund, Hand to Hand, general donation).  A list of charitable funds can be found in Fund List. If the gift is in memory or honor of someone, you can enter that information in the note or of on behalf of box.

Donate by Mail

Download a Donation Form for contributions to a fund.  To join as a Partner in Philanthropy, download the Partners form.  Mail your check to Coastal Community Foundation, P.O. Box 230415, Encinitas, CA 92023-0415.  Make checks payable to Coastal Community Foundation.  In the memo line, please write the name of the fund or the purpose of the donation.

Privacy Policy

Coastal Community Foundation’s Board of Directors recognizes that the Foundation has an ethical responsibility to respect the privacy of its donors, and to protect and maintain the confidentiality of all information about its donors and their family members. Information provided by mail or online for making a gift becomes part of our donor database and is used for gift verification purposes and confirmation of tax exempt gifts. CCF does not sell or otherwise make its mailing list available to third parties. Individuals wishing to provide anonymous contributions may designate this intention at the time of donation. Those requests are respected.

Contributions are Irrevocable

All gifts made to Coastal Community Foundation become the asset of Coastal Community Foundation.  Contributions are irrevocable as tax deductible gifts.  The Foundation reserves the right to review and approve all contributions to protect the fiscal and legal integrity of the organization.

Donors will receive a tax receipt from Coastal Community Foundation when the donation is processed.