Center for Corporate Philanthropy
Philanthropy makes great business sense. The Center for Corporate Philanthropy works in partnership with businesses of all sizes to develop philanthropic strategies and manage funds that address broad financial and charitable goals.
Foundation For The Carolinas offers a wide range of efficient, turn-key solutions to help companies centralize giving. Our team eases the burden of administration, allowing you to remain focused on business priorities.
Maximize Your Charitable Impact
FFTC Corporate Donor Advised Funds offer your company a flexible, efficient way to manage giving with superior tax advantages.
FFTC Scholarship Funds support students by providing grants for educational purposes and give you the ability to specify an academic discipline, institution or eligibility criteria.
FFTC Custom Philanthropy Services support the grantmaking, governance and strategic needs of large funds, private foundations and subsidiary foundations. We help advance your company’s philanthropic mission with custom services designed specifically to meet your needs.
FFTC Designated Funds support the good work of the nonprofits you designate, often in perpetuity.
FFTC Community Impact Funds provide permanent, strategic support for vital causes in our community. Entrust a gift to an endowed fund that aligns with your company's values, and leverage FFTC's discretionary grantmaking expertise and knowledge of local issues to make impactful investments in our community's future.
E4E Relief Funds enable businesses to provide assistance to employees who are experiencing financial hardship resulting from unexpected life events.
Advantages of Donor Advised Funds
FFTC Corporate Donor Advised Funds are a cost-effective and efficient alternative to private foundations for your company’s charitable giving, offering a convenient way to manage giving with no start-up costs, ongoing reporting or payout requirements and low annual administrative costs.
If you already have an established private foundation, FFTC Custom Philanthropy Services can assist with strategic grantmaking and governance support.
Network With Your Community Affairs Peers
FFTC is proud to manage Charlotte Community Affairs Professionals, an affinity group for corporate community affairs professionals in Charlotte. The group meets regularly to share information and best practices. CCAP members gain professional development in order to better serve the communities where they live, work and do business.
Members also gain access to tools, trends and national best practices, as well as insights into local issues and initiatives impacting the Charlotte region. For information on eligibility and membership dues, please visit fftc.org/CCAP.
Deviré Robinson, J.D.
Vice President, Philanthropic Advancement and Centers for Giving