Essex Community Foundation
"It is good to know that the money we give makes our endowed fund grow, with only a minimal amount taken for administration. We achieve a much better return on our investment with ECF and the good it does will go on in perpetuity."
Jason Bartella - Bartella Charitable Fund

Our fees

Endowed Funds

ECF charges a management fee on a sliding scale for all endowed funds under its management as follows:

Flowthrough Funds

The fee may be re-negotiated if the fundholder’s requirements change beyond ECF’s standard administration processes. Any amendment to the fee structure will be notified to the donor at least three months prior to the change taking effect.