We are part of a tomorrow that starts today.
You may be passionate about supporting the arts, education, animals, the environment, or another wonderful cause. No matter where you choose to direct your gift, you will enrich our community for generations to come.
When you contribute to the Area Foundation, you join forces with other donors to achieve the greatest possible impact.
Co-Invest in Our Community Grantmaking Funds
Help us build a city where San Antonio residents are deeply connected, have equitable opportunities to thrive, and contribute to the vitality of the community.
Using trust-based philanthropic principles to guide our grant efforts, the San Antonio Area Foundation invests in the nonprofit community through funds established by caring donors who entrust us with their philanthropic goals.
Our work is centered on understanding our community needs, building relationships with our stakeholders and being responsive to the feedback we obtain regarding our processes.
You can lend your support to co-invest gifts of any amount in our existing community funds to maximize your impact over a broad sector.
Support the prevention, treatment and understanding of cancer, diabetes, and heart disease.
Support organizations that increase community connectivity and embrace the cultural diversity of San Antonio.
Livable and Resilient Communities
Support organizations that contribute to building a thriving, connected, and equitable city.
Special and Urgent Needs
Help organizations meet their mission while managing an unforeseen emergency or taking advantage of opportunities that will enhance its work.
Support Other Local Initiatives
These philanthropic funds are hosted at the San Antonio Area Foundation but are directly advised by local partners.
Help build a healthier San Antonio by supporting this organization that provides cooking classes to children and families.