Philanthropy services


Philanthropy is a journey and we support our clients every step of the way from their first charitable gifts, through to strategic, impact-driven philanthropy.

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We offer a range of philanthropy services to help you make the most of your giving.

Donor advised giving

The CAF Charitable Trust is our flagship giving vehicle. It is tax-effective and gives you the flexibility to donate to the causes that matter to you, when and where you want.

Make the most of your giving


Giving for dual UK and US taxpayers

We are the leaders in offering smart, tax-effective philanthropy services for dual UK and US taxpayers through our CAF American Donor Fund.

Smart global giving


Invest in charities and social enterprises

We are one of the most active social investors in the UK. We are unique in the UK as we use philanthropic capital to fund our social investments.

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Expert philanthropic advice

It can be difficult to choose where to focus your support to ensure that your efforts make a difference. We’ll work with you to make the biggest impact with your money.

Let us help you create change

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During this global crisis, many charities are facing financial difficulties and struggling to deliver much needed support to the most vulnerable and to our communities. Visit our Philanthropy COVID-19 hub for further information, including about our CAF Coronavirus Emergency Fund,  and how you can support the charitable sector right now.

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We're proud to help our clients support thousands of amazing organisations and individuals across the UK and around the world every year.

Take a look at more of our impact stories.

Adjumani filter project

Teaching communities how to harvest water

How a private client, Rob Hoy, uses a CAF Charitable Trust to help thousands of people in Africa through his water harvesting and filter projects.

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Opening a new library for children in India

The Good Shepherd Agricultural Mission and its pupils celebrated the opening of a new building, thanks to a partnership with our Private Client Team.

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Philanthropy insight

Explore content from our team of philanthropy experts to help and inspire you in your giving.

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World-class research and analysis for charities, companies, donors, policy-makers and journalists.

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CAF Campaigns

Our campaigns play a key role in developing a vibrant, impactful charitable sector both in the UK and internationally.

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