CAF America

CAF America, Focus: Global

CAF America is a U.S. public charity that has been helping donors achieve their international charitable giving goals since 1992. CAF America’s core mission is to streamline charitable giving through donor-advised giving, driven by their industry-leading organizational vetting and due diligence protocols. CAF America’s worldwide reach translates into more than $3.8 billion in donor-advised funds and over 1.8 million eligible organizations in 135 countries. CAF America’s database of over 380,000 vetted and trusted international organizations enables donors to recommend grants in an expedited manner. All grants are sent via wire transfer on a weekly cycle, ensuring that your donation is made securely and efficiently. In conjunction with its extensive network of advisors in Africa and Asia-Pacific, with affiliate international offices across the globe, CAF America has the capacity to reach a great number of relevant local organizations which are best aligned with your charitable giving goals.

Make a grant recommendation via CAF America

If you would like to support a foreign organization using your Fidelity Charitable Giving Account, you may submit a grant recommendation to Fidelity Charitable to be made to CAF America. When entering the dollar amount of the grant, select “Use” and then “Create Your Own” to specify the organization as a designated purpose. If you have any questions, please call Fidelity Charitable at 800-262-6039.

Private Donor Group

If you are a member of the Private Donor Group, additional options for international granting may be available to you. Please contact your Philanthropic Strategist to learn more.