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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Math, Science & Tech Rock

Area Foundation Grants Support STEM-Oriented Nonprofits

Solemn Promise

Area Foundation Helps SA Students Make It To College

Making His Case

Former Scholarship Recipient Pushes For Academic Excellence

Making A Collective Impact

Area Foundation Advocates For Older Adults Under SALSA Banner

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

Impact Stories

Girl Power: Area Foundation Grants Empower Young Girls And Women

By Kiko Martinez  SAN ANTONIO — Young women and girls across San Antonio are being empowered thanks to  Youth Leadership Development…



Grant Management – Ryan Weber

In this class you will learn what to do after you receive the grant to manage funder expectations and keep the door open for future funding possibilities.

Grant Management – Ryan Weber