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Step 1: Discover your mission

When your giving has a clear purpose, it becomes more satisfying, focused and effective. Create a personal charitable mission statement to guide your giving with these easy-to-use tools and resources.

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Learn more about charitable mission statements
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Create a personal mission statement

A personal tragedy became the catalyst for one family's giving mission.

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About Fidelity Charitable

We're one of the largest grant makers in the country, and our mission is to grow the American tradition of philanthropy by providing programs that make charitable giving accessible, simple, and effective.

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