Businesses Our professionals can help your corporation develop a streamlined plan to meet your philanthropic vision.

Philanthropy for Businesses

Philanthropy for Business provides businesses a platform for giving back to the community, whether that be to employees, local nonprofits or national charities. This specialized area offers businesses of all sizes an opportunity to actively achieve significant community impact through customized philanthropic services, corporate advised funds, and employee engagement and assistance programs.

Whatever your philanthropic vision, the Area Foundation can assist in reaching your charitable goals with our variety of proven and expert-managed services.

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Why the Area Foundation?

We help businesses establish a philanthropic footprint. Using best practice models, we provide expert management and administrative services, personalized customer service, and innovative strategic planning, focusing on your company’s specific needs and charitable goals. Our professional philanthropic advisors will help you develop a customized program that aligns with your company’s mission, vision and values. The flexibility and variety of services we offer means you can tailor your philanthropic program to create maximum impact for your business, your employees, and your community while leaving the back-office administrative tasks to our team experts.

Our Impact

The Area Foundation is a 501(c)(3) that has served as the sole, designated community foundation in the San Antonio area for over half a century. Since 1964, the Area Foundation has grown to become one of the top 20 foundations in the nation based on asset size, now managing more than 500 charitable funds.

As a 501(c)(3), the Area Foundation will ensure your company meets IRS requirements that will benefit your business and your employees.

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How we work with you

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Impact Since 2015

Distributed in hardship assistance and disaster relief
employees and families assisted

Personalized Online Giving

No matter where you choose to direct your gift, you will be enriching our community for generations to come.

Help with growing your fund

We can help you grow your fund based on your charitable goals.

Online Employee Portal

Easy access for employees seeking assistance.