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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Lifting Up Our Youth

Meet Our Senior Program Officer Forging Equity For The Next Generation

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Seizing The Day

Scholarship Fund Reflects Its Namesake’s Go-Getter Philosophy

Board Boot Camp

Enrollment for Board Boot Camp is Now Open!

Learn about best practices and board responsibilities to strengthen your board and ensure your organization’s success.

Bobby Blount hands out census information to a family who stopped for groceries at the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church food pantry and census drive

Lifting Up SA’s African American Community

New grant recipients will help low-income residents get their basic needs met


Community Pipe Repair Program Fund

Area Foundation's CPR Fund supports SAWS customers in need of emergency plumbing repair, providing immediate relief to vulnerable families who are currently living without running and potable water.

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…



Branding the Right Way – Jade Tate

Your organization’s image is everything. It not only tells your narrative but can help generate funding. Be sure your brand…

Branding the Right Way – Jade Tate

Emotional Intelligence – Kathryn Keeton