Private Foundations

We help make your private foundation administration simpler and easier.


We realize that not every private foundation is the same. We create an approach specifically to fit your unique needs.

  • Strategic Design & Focus
  • Grant Management & Administration
  • Communication & Marketing
  • Board Meeting Coordination & Support
  • Recordkeeping & Reporting
  • Accounting & Tax Preparation Coordination
  • Supporting and coaching the transfer of philanthropic decision making to the next generation

Why Work with Greater Cincinnati Foundation?

  • Client-focused approach to create a scope of work
  • A bird-eye view of our region with knowledge and expertise on local non-profits
  • More than 55 years of grant making experience
  • Ongoing engagement to ensure that you accomplish your objectives
  • Customized pricing that fits with your needs


Lisa Davis Roberts
Senior Program Officer, Private Foundation Services

You may want to consider a donor advised fund if you desire:

  • Anonymous giving
  • Higher tax deductions
  • Donations of privately held stock and other business interests
  • Cost efficient solution with no administrative burden
  • Coaching for the next generation in philanthropy