Managing Philanthropic Legacy to Improve Lives
Managing Philanthropic Legacy to Improve Lives

Connecting Since 1964, we have been connecting charitable individuals, families, and businesses to nonprofits and student scholars through over 500 funds and over $1B in assets.


We invest, protect and grow your gifts so that you can support your favorite causes for years to come.


We support nonprofits through grantmaking, training, research and convening.


We offer over 100 scholarship funds for high school seniors and college students.


We help businesses give back to their employees, students, nonprofits and other charities.

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Area Foundation Announces Multimillion Dollar Scholarship

Four-Year Legacy Scholarship to Support Bexar & Webb County Students

Potato Drop Off at Food Bank

Unexpected Donation A Lifesaver For Small Food Banks

Potato Drop Helps Rural Families Affected By Pandemic

Dia De Los Muertos Community Altars

Venerable Chicanx Cultural Arts Nonprofit Plugs Along

New Recovery Fund for the Arts Offers A Lifeline

Striving Toward A Truly Inclusive San Antonio

Meet Our Senior Program Officer Working To Eliminate Demographic Divides

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Survival Of Local Arts Community At Stake

You Can Help Grow New Recovery Fund

Supporting Nonprofits We support your mission with a variety of resources, programs and investment services.

Supporting Philanthropy We’re here to help you achieve your charitable goals.

2019 Impact

awarded to nonprofits
awarded in scholarships
Nonprofit professionals received training


Study: Local nonprofit organizations contribute $6 billion to local economy

First-of-its-kind industry report was commissioned by the San Antonio Area Foundation in collaboration with the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce…



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