Our Focus: Strategic Philanthropy

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Strategic philanthropy bridges "what is" and "what can be."

Focused on our Investment Priorities

  • Urban Revitalization - Revitalizing York's urban core, with particular interest in healthy neighborhoods and a vibrant cultural and commercial center.
  • Education - Improving educational opportunities, especially for those at risk.
  • Diversity - Encouraging a diverse community of people living in harmony with one another.

Guided by our Investment Principles

  • Leadership
  • Leverage
  • Sustainability
  • Real Change

Informed by

  • Researching successful models
  • Enlisting partners for a new approach
  • Identifying opportunities through competitive proposals