Corporate grants without
the headache

Groundswell provides your company with the grant-making functionality of a corporate foundation, without the administrative burden or cost to run one.

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No more cutting checks

Choose your recipients, grant amount, and provide any additional notes. Groundswell handles the disbursements to nonprofits so you don’t have to. Already have a corporate foundation? We’ll cut the check for you and manage it from one account.
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No distribution fee, ever.

Never have to pay a distribution fee on grants again. That means 100% of funds are sent to deserving nonprofits.
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Faster disbursement

Groundswell gets funds to designated nonprofits within a few days of your company initiating a grant.

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Corporate philanthropy resources

Easily find the information you need to make key decisions and stay on the pulse of corporate philanthropy.
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5 Benefits of Donor-Advised Funds for Corporations

Here are numerous reasons why donor-advised funds (DAFs) are the fastest growing charitable giving vehicle in the United States. They combine versatility, flexibility and simplicity when it comes to reporting to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Their appeal is widening …
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Determining Your Corporate Donation Budget: How Much Should You Donate To Charity?

When a company donates to charitable causes, they benefit in several different ways beyond doing good for the community. Charitable donations pay off in goodwill and reputation, deeper community connections, better customer relations and increased employee engagement and retention. That’s …
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Donor-Advised Funds: Tax Benefits for Givers

Donor-Advised Funds’ tax benefits are widely known and well documented, and are one reason why the popularity of DAFs has surged in recent years. However, how do DAFs actually work, and what tax benefits do they create? Let’s get into …
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