Fine-Tune Your Charitable Giving Goal

See how your charitable giving compares to others in your state and the rest of the country.


You're an Awesome Giver!

When it comes to making a difference, you're a Rockstar! How can a Giving Fund help? By simplifying your giving and making it more strategic, you can make an even bigger impact with your contributions.

You're a Pretty Good Giver!

Even though you're a little under the average, you’re still making a difference. A Giving Fund can help you get more strategic with your giving so you can potentially grow your generosity.

Here's How You Compare

Explore how a Giving Fund can help you get more strategic with your giving so you can potentially grow your generosity.


Your State*


*Data from the IRS 2016 Individual Income Tax Return (Form 1040) IRS Statistics of Income Division, total charitable contribution/total tax filers by AGI range.

Plan Your Giving

How much more can you actually give? Explore the difference a Giving Fund can make on your charitable giving.


Charitable deductions are subject to Internal Revenue Code limitations, based generally on your adjusted gross income and the character of any securities you contribute to your Giving Fund. There may also be state and local tax benefits to making contributions, but the content provided here relates to taxation at the federal level only. Availability of certain federal income tax deductions may depend on whether you itemize deductions. Charitable contributions of capital gain property held for more than one year are usually deductible at fair market value. Deductions for capital gain property held for one year or less are usually limited to cost basis. 

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”).