Press releases

Schwab Charitable™ is constantly enhancing the services we offer in order to expand our donors’ reach, allowing them to achieve more of their charitable goals. Discover how we’ve developed as a charity and grown our donor base over time. See the latest press releases here:

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Schwab Charitable Expands Access and Options for Charitable Giving

November 10, 2020

Schwab Charitable Expands Access and Options for Charitable Giving

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

Schwab Charitable Donors Give Record $3.3 Billion to Support Those in Need

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

Schwab Charitable: Why 2016 Is a Great Year to Give

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

Schwab Charitable Reports Record Grants in 2018

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

Schwab Charitable Reports Record Grants in 2017 Amid Unique Charitable Giving Landscape

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

Schwab Charitable Reports Record Grants in 2015

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

Schwab Charitable Makes Giving Even More Convenient and Tax-Efficient for Donors with Sophisticated

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

Schwab Charitable Facilitates More Than $1.5 Billion in Grants in Fiscal Year 2017

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

Schwab Charitable Facilitates a Record $1.5 Billion in Grants in 2016

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

Schwab Charitable Donors Set Granting Records in Fiscal Year 2018

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

Schwab Charitable Distributes Over $1 Billion in Grants in Fiscal Year 2015

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

Schwab Charitable Distributes $1.2 Billion in Grants in Fiscal Year 2016

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

Schwab Charitable Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary with Another Fiscal Year Granting Record

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

Schwab Charitable Celebrates 20 Years of Donor Generosity with Record Grants to Charity

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

Schwab Charitable 2015 Giving Report Shows Active Global Citizens Are More Committed Than Ever

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