The Stewards Fund (Barnabas Foundation’s donor-advised fund) provides you a simple, flexible and tax-efficient opportunity to have tremendous Kingdom impact.
Like a “charitable giving account,” you can give to a single fund and then request grants be made to one or multiple ministries that are close to your heart.
Benefits of Using the Stewards Fund
Timing. Receive an immediate tax deduction at the time you make a gift into the Stewards Fund. Then, at a time that works best for you, advise Barnabas Foundation how you wish your gifts to be distributed.
Flexibility. Grants can be requested at any time of the day using our convenient online e-grant system. You may choose to give in one-time or recurring increments, and you may choose to designate your gift to meet specific organizational needs.
Simplicity. Simplify your giving and record-keeping by making all gifts of cash, stocks or appreciated assets into a single account.
Privacy. You can choose to make any or all grants anonymously.
Expertise. Benefit from the knowledge and expertise of Barnabas Foundation staff who will manage and liquidate your non-cash asset gifts for the benefit of charitable causes.
Cost-effective. Many families choose to use their Stewards Fund account as a cost-effective alternative to establishing a private foundation.
Ready to Begin?
Begin the simple process of establishing your Stewards Fund account by clicking on the button below.
To request more information, call 888.448.3040 or email us using our Online Contact Form.