Make a bigger impact with your giving

Discover an easier, smarter and more effective way to give with a donor-advised fund from TIAA Charitable, a nonprofit charity.


Contribute to your Giving Fund and be eligible for a tax deduction for the current year.


While you decide which charities you want your Giving Fund to support, your contributions are invested, and all growth is tax free.


Use your Giving Fund at any time to support your favorite charities or to find a new cause. We do all the paperwork.

What’s a Giving Fund?

It’s like a personal fund dedicated to your charitable giving. It’s technically called a donor‑advised fund. You’re the donor and advisor—you advise us on which charities you want to support.

See how it works

Plan Your Giving

See the difference a Giving Fund can make.

Top 5 Reasons to Use a Giving Fund

Getting Started is Simple

Open your Giving Fund today and start making a bigger difference.

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Contributions to the Giving Fund are irrevocable. All recommendations from donors are subject to review and approval by TIAA Charitable.

TIAA Charitable does not provide tax advice. Taxpayers should seek advice based on their own particular circumstances from an independent tax advisor.

TIAA Charitable is the brand name for an independent public charity that maintains a donor-advised fund program. The TIAA name is a registered mark of Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America and is used by TIAA Charitable pursuant to a license.

TIAA Charitable, Inc. has been recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt public charity under Sections 501(c)(3) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”).