Where do grants go?

The number of charities supported by Fidelity Charitable donors has doubled in the past 10 years.

Supported Charities

Number of Charities Supported

Sixteen charities received support from at least 1,000 Giving Accounts.1

Popular Charities

Ranking of Most Popular Charities in 2014, By Support From Giving Accounts

  • 1 Doctors Without Borders USA received support from more than 4,000 Giving Accounts, while the Salvation Army received support from more than 3,000 Giving Accounts. The 14 other charities listed above received support from more than 1,000-2,000 Giving Accounts.

Donors give where they live.

Donor Locations

Percentage of Grant Dollars Directed to Charitable Organizations in Donors' Home States

Education and religion continue to be the top sectors, mirroring national trends.3

2014 Distribution

2014 Distribution of Grant Dollars and Volumes, By Charitable Sector2

  • 2 Sector codes as defined by the National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS) National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)
  • 3 Giving USA Foundation, "Giving USA 2014: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2013." Researched and written by the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University.