Welcome Nonprofits You are focused on your mission to improve our community. We support, strengthen and sustain you in a variety of ways.


The San Antonio Area Foundation supports nonprofits with grants, strengthens nonprofits with a variety of capacity building services and sustains organizations with financial tools. We invite you to attend our quarterly resource information lunch and learns where you can bring your questions and learn about all of the available resources to support, strengthen and sustain your mission. 

We support organizations serving on the front lines with funding opportunities and training to meet our community's needs and enhance our quality of life.

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We know that strong nonprofit organizations have a positive and powerful impact on our community. To strengthen organizations and staff, we offer:

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Nonprofit impact

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Awarded to Nonprofits
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Foundation Directory Online

Searching for grant opportunities? As a member of Candid, the Area Foundation is part of a global network of libraries, community foundations, and other sites that, for more than 50 years, have been bringing vital funding data and knowledge to the nonprofit community. This includes access to the Foundation Directory Online, a comprehensive database and powerful search tool, that has information on over 240,000 U.S. Foundations. Visit the Area Foundation library during library hours to search the Directory for access to information about grant makers and the grants they’ve made. Through a special offer, nonprofits can receive a free year of access to the Directory through Candid’s “Go for the Gold” promotion. Learn more here

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We invite you to attend our quarterly Resource Information Sessions; bring your questions and your lunch to learn how to take advantage of the Area Foundation's resources for nonprofits.

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