Why Pick a Private Foundation
Over a Donor-Advised Fund?

Download this free comparison chart about Private Foundations and Donor-Advised Funds to get the answers to that question!

When you download Private Foundations and Donor-Advised Funds: A Side-By-Side Comparison Chart, you’ll learn why private foundations are often a better choice for donors like you.

We’ll answer questions like:

  • Which option lets me control my own assets, expenses, and compensation?
    • Private Foundations let you control all of that, not donor-advised funds!
  • Which option has more restrictions when it comes to grants?
    • Some grants are impermissible with donor-advised funds!
  • How tricky is it to manage a private foundation?
    • Not at all. We take care of the hard stuff for you!

When you complete the form to the right, you’ll immediately be able to download the FREE comparison chart. You’ll also gain full access to all of the informative content on our website.

About Foundation Source

Foundation Source is the nation’s largest provider of management solutions for private foundations. We empower people and companies to create a better world with their philanthropy through a configurable suite of administrative, compliance, and advisory services complemented by purpose-built foundation management technology and private foundation experts.

We work in concert with financial advisors, legal and accounting professionals, consultants and family offices, as well as directly with individuals, families, and corporations to bring philanthropic visions to life. As we celebrate our 20th year of service, Foundation Source supports nearly 2,000 family, corporate, and professionally staffed foundations of all sizes and has enabled more than $7 billion in charitable grants.