Philanthropy builds community and changes lives. East Texas Communities Foundation supports philanthropy by offering simple ways for donors to achieve their charitable goals.


East Texas Communities Foundation consists of a collection of individual philanthropic funds created by members of the East Texas community for a wide variety of charitable purposes. Many donors choose to give through the Foundation because of the advantages a community foundation offers.

ETCF accepts a wide variety of gifts and offers a variety of fund options to meet your personal, charitable giving needs. Whether you want to involve your family or company in giving, join others in giving back or discuss planned giving options. ETCF provides personal service and community knowledge.

We invite you to explore the many ways to give through ETCF. Please contact us at 866-533-3823 or to discuss the best fund options for you.

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