A Special Gift

For the past two years donors have embraced A Special Gift – Collection of Wishes sharing it with friends and family to make a collective impact in our region. We’re excited to offer this collective giving opportunity again and this time with a generous match made possible by the following members of our Giving Circle:


Ron Bates and Randy Lasley


Sherrie and Fred Heyse


Jim and Jenny Berg


Sandy Riegler


Vince Dong and Debbie Reichel


Matt, Ava and Parker Scherocman


Bruce and Lia Hager


Read about the Special Gift requests in our digital version and chose one (or more) to support that are meaningful to you. Your gifts will bring hope and dignity to the people these organizations serve – from new beds at a group home to essentials for a new apartment.

It’s Easy to Support A Special Gift

Have a Fund at GCF?

Log on to Giving Connection and click on the A Special Gift projects you want to support in the Funding Opportunities section of the main page. Or contact your Philanthropic Advisor at 513-241-2880 to make a grant directly from your fund.

Don't Have a Fund at GCF?

Donate by clicking on the unique hyperlink of the project you wish to support on each page of the A Special Gift digital version to be directed to give online. Interested in learning about different fund options at GCF? Please contact a Philanthropic Advisor at 513-241-2880 to see if one is right for you.


If you have any questions, please connect with Rosie Polter, Program Officer.