Magnify your impact.


We make it easy and rewarding for Silicon Valley philanthropists to give locally, by connecting them with high-impact nonprofits addressing causes close to their hearts and meeting local needs.

The questions we're hearing.

I know what issues I care about, but there are so many local nonprofits. How can I tell which are really making a difference?

Would my money be better spent internationally, where need seems so much greater than here?

I like to support leaders with innovative ideas. How do I find local nonprofits with visionary leadership?

I’m an entrepreneur who believes in scaling solutions. Can funding local efforts result in big changes?

I live in Silicon Valley but I’m not from here, so why should I donate my money here?

The tools you need.

We understand that local philanthropy can be hard to do well. So we’re working to make it easier for Silicon Valley donors to find vetted, high-impact, and compelling local nonprofits where their investments can make a difference.

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A community of donors

Through events, learning opportunities, and access to a network of peers and partner organizations, we help Silicon Valley philanthropists connect with others to share ideas, resources, and advice. 

You can learn more about upcoming events we are participating in here.


Big Bet Opportunities
Fundable opportunities

We gather insight on compelling organizations and collaboratives that need significant capital investment to scale, address systemic issues, and create big, bold change.

Contact us for more information on specific issue areas or geographic locations you are looking to learn more about.

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Curated portfolios

We help donors access pre-vetted portfolios of high-impact organizations, curated by leading experts, that are making a difference in areas such as education, housing, social justice, environment, and more.

Discover our initial lists on Essential Needs, Housing & Homelessness, Social Justice and Data Driven nonprofits as well as our Civic Participation Giving Guide.

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Customized Information

We leverage our networks to provide donors with referrals to partner organizations and advisors that can help guide their local giving.

Reach out to us, and we'll be happy to connect you with relevant resources to help you on your giving journey.

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Drew Altizer
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Second Harvest Food Bank