The fees we assess, which are similar to all money management fees, help to pay operations and administration costs, as well as grant-making services, including
And financial management of our charitable funds, including
Your fees also help us implement important initiatives to address mental health care issues, fund an urgent need or underwrite conferences
On funds with an average quarterly balance of less than $1 million, the fees above apply OR 7% of grants given out (until March 1, 2017 when the percentage will increase to 10%), whichever is higher. Minimum fee is $1,000 ($250 per quarter).
We provide options you won’t find elsewhere: staff support and financial oversight for improving mental health care anywhere in the world through donor-advised funds that give you flexibility, influence and involvement. Our mental health focus and international scope are unique.
Regional/Local Community Foundations
Most have donor-advised funds for local use only and limited help in targeting mental health care.
To create a private foundation requires substantial assets and a dedicated administrative infrastructure.
Commercial Charitable Gift Funds
Available through banks and investment companies, comparatively less flexible.
The fees you pay help us work together to change mental health care. For a complete description, click here.
The Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care is a registered 501(c)(3) charity.
Donations to any of our funds are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Tax ID: 27-4682873. A copy of the latest 990 filed by FEMHC may be obtained here or by contacting:
Excellence, Attn: Finance
8532 SW St. Helens Drive, Suite 250
Wilsonville, Oregon 97070
Or by writing to the Oregon Department of Justice, Charitable Activities Section,
1162 Court Street NE
Salem, Oregon 97301-4096