Establish a Fund



At the heart of philanthropy is ultimately one thing: the act of giving. Why do you give? Because doing so offers you an opportunity to write your own story and join in a shared story.

Be a part of the story

At CAF America, we believe the power of borderless giving should be in everyone’s hands. Tell us what you want to achieve, and we’ll show you how it can be done.

Establishing a Fund at CAF America gives you many advantages:

  • Make unlimited, fully tax-deductible contributions
  • Donate assets such as privately held stock, real estate, and art
  • Name the fund to best reflect your program goals, mission, or initiatives
  • Receive comprehensive fund management support, including activity statements, online account access, and a dedicated Fund Manager
  • Tap into our expertise as we identify international organizations that are aligned with your philanthropic goals.
  • Distribute grants securely through free wire transfers
  • Make weekly grant distributions to speed the impact of your giving
  • Enjoy peace of mind regarding your fiduciary and compliance responsibilities
  • Benefit from CAF America’s 30+ years of international grantmaking experience and expertise
  • Connect to global giving solutions via the CAF Global Alliance

CAF America has several fund services

Donor Advised Funds

Streamline the process of giving and easily support both domestic and foreign organizations.

Employee Engagement Funds

Create matching gift and/or volunteer grant programs that support local giving for your global employees.

Legacy Giving

Make a legacy gift or create a fund to support charitable projects and organizations around the world.

Friends Fund

Establish a Friends Fund so your foreign charitable organization can launch and maintain fundraising campaigns in the United States.

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