GCCF Attends Leo W. Seal Awards Luncheon

GCCF Attends Leo W. Seal Awards Luncheon

Our board and staff attended the Leo W. Seal Awards Luncheon at the Great Southern Club on Friday, August 26. Nine Coast teachers were recognized for their excellence in teaching Friday and were awarded grants of up to $2,000 to fund classroom projects by the Gulf...
Gulf Coast Community Foundation  Announces Leadership Changes

Gulf Coast Community Foundation Announces Leadership Changes

Gulfport, MS (August 25, 2022) – The Mississippi Gulf Coast Community Foundation (GCCF) today announced Paul D. Guichet, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director, will be retiring effective December 31, 2022. Additionally, during its August meeting, the GCCF...

Donor Advised Funds

Traditionally established at community foundations for individual and family giving to selected charities, donor advised funds (DAFs) are rising in popularity.  Tax changes that doubled the previous standard deduction through 2025 mean that DAFs are more tax...
Tips for the Tax Savvy

Tips for the Tax Savvy

Before It’s Too Late! Do you know that in 2019 the Mississippi state Legislature established Endow Mississippi, giving Mississippi taxpayers a 25% state income tax credit to establish or fund endowments at qualified community foundations? GCCF welcomes any gift...