Press releases

Schwab Charitable Appoints Sam Kang as President

Schwab Charitable Donors Gave $4.4 Billion to Charity Through 945,000 Grants in 2021

Donors supported 114,000 organizations – the most ever – in a record year for charitable giving

January 20, 2022

Donors supported 114,000 organizations – the most ever – in a record year for charitable giving
July 20, 2021

855,000 grants supported over 113,000 organizations across all 50 states
May 19, 2021

Kim Laughton is retiring after overseeing a decade of grantmaking growth.
January 26, 2021

Donor-advised fund donors supported nearly 100,000 organizations with $3.7 billion in grants
November 10, 2020

New socially responsible investment fund and removal of account minimums bring the benefits of donor-advised funds to more donors and charities
July 15, 2020

Granting surged nearly 50% in the most active first half of a calendar year in Schwab Charitable's history
October 19, 2016

Economic conditions and potential tax changes could encourage even more generosity in 2016.
January 22, 2019

Donor-advised fund marks 20th anniversary with more than $11 billion granted to charity since inception
January 23, 2018

Tax reform, strong markets and disaster relief contributed to historic granting levels
January 26, 2016

More than $1 billion was distributed to over 58,000 charities on behalf of individual donors
November 5, 2015

Donors will receive dedicated support and lower costs for contributing complex assets and granting to international charities
July 11, 2017

Strong markets, potential tax reform, and generous donors help drive record granting.
January 24, 2017

Favorable economic conditions and legislative uncertainty helped increase giving 41% over last year
July 18, 2018

National donor-advised fund surpasses $10 billion in grants since inception
July 15, 2015

Donor-Advised Fund Reports a 30% Rise in Grants to More Than 42,000 Charities
July 13, 2016

Donor-advised fund reports a 12% rise in grants to more than 56,000 charities.
July 23, 2019

Encouraged by strong market performance, donors of all generations gave generously as grants from advised accounts ticked upward
January 22, 2020

Donors take advantage of new tax environment and market strength
October 7, 2015

Local food banks and international relief efforts were the most widely supported causes