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National Philanthropic Trust helps donors achieve their philanthropic goals.

National Philanthropic Trust (NPT) is a public charity dedicated to providing philanthropic expertise to donors, foundations and financial institutions, enabling them to realize their philanthropic aspirations. We have made more than 230,000 grants totaling $5.6 billion to charities all over the world. We rank among the largest grantmaking institutions in the United States.

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Donor-Advised Fund Overview

Give smarter with our uniquely flexible donor-advised funds.

Donor-advised funds are the most popular giving vehicle in philanthropy and NPT is the largest national independent provider. We work with donors, advisors, financial institutions and foundations. We’ll help you spend less time dealing with the complicated, administrative side of giving and more time focusing on what you want to achieve. With an NPT DAF, you can:

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Donor-Advised Fund Overview

Give smarter with our uniquely flexible donor-advised funds.

Donor-advised funds are the most popular giving vehicle in philanthropy and NPT is the largest national independent provider. We work with donors, advisors, financial institutions and foundations. We’ll help you spend less time dealing with the complicated, administrative side of giving and more time focusing on what you want to achieve. With an NPT DAF, you can:

Contribute the widest range of assets
Contribute the widest range of assets
Make international and specialized grants
Make international and specialized grants
Choose from a wide range of investment options
Choose from a wide range of investment options
Establish a lasting giving legacy
Establish a lasting giving legacy
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grant highlights

NPT works with some of the world’s most generous and inspired philanthropists.

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Hospital Equipment

A donor recommended a $15,000 grant to purchase special equipment that enables a children’s hospital to diagnose and treat patients with endocrinological diseases.

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Transportation and Opportunity

A donor recommended a $5,000 grant to distribute bicycles in rural African communities, which makes it easier for recipients to reach school, clean water sources and economic opportunities.

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Historic Preservation

A donor recommended a $200,000 grant to preserve and support an 8th-century temple and UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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