Giving to charity
You may also recommend a grant by completing a Recommend a Grant to Charity form and returning it by fax or mail.
You can customize your donations with personalized grant letterhead—featuring the name of your account—or choose to remain anonymous.
Supporting charities during COVID-19
The global coronavirus pandemic has affected our families and communities in numerous ways, and many donors are wondering how they can help. With almost two million nonprofits in the U.S., including thousands of local community foundations, it can be overwhelming to know where to start.
Read this article to help you identify your giving priorities and guide your search for charities that are offering support and relief during this disaster.
Four steps to choosing a charity that supports your philanthropic goals
Choosing a charity to support is key to achieving your charitable giving goals, but with almost two million nonprofits in the U.S., many donors don’t know where to start.
Fighting Plastic Pollution with Bags that Dissolve in Water
As recognition of a global plastic waste crisis grows, two Chileans have developed what they see as a promising solution: plastic bags that dissolve in water.
Philanthropy for the Women's Movement, Not Just Empowerment
The philanthropic community’s preoccupation with impact and the short-term projects that deliver measurable outcomes can distract us from what really works: consciousness-raising, coalition-building and advocacy to bring about the kind of systematic change that women need the world over.
The Evolving Promise of Pay for Success
The pay for success model is finding renewed success in communities across the United States and is primed to evolve into an ever-more-powerful tool for social change.
Boosting Farmer Incomes in Agricultural Supply Chains
Effectively tackling farmer poverty in global supply chains is not about repeating what others have tried in the past—it's about doing business differently.
The Role of Philanthropy in Advancing Equity
By expanding support to arts and cultural organizations in diverse neighborhoods, funders can provide a missing ingredient in the effort to advance equity.