What is a donor-advised fund? | Thrivent Charitable Impact & Investing
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What is a donor-advised fund?

What is a DAF?

A donor-advised fund (DAF) provides you with the giving flexibility you need to provide support to the organizations and causes closest to your heart. 

Donor-advised fund

How it works

Gift

Give

You make a charitable gift to create your fund and potentially receive tax benefits.

Growth

Grow

Your fund assets grow over time through investment and sound stewardship.

Generosity

Grant

You make grants to your favorite organizations and causes.

Make a difference

We understand developing a charitable giving plan which aligns with your values and priorities can be confusing. Through comprehensive support and expertise, we can help you create a personalized giving plan so you can focus on what matters. Learn how to create your charitable fund in a way that works best for you and your giving goals. 
Donors must itemize deductions to receive a charitable income tax deduction. Charitable giving can result in tax, legal and financial consequences. Thrivent Charitable Impact & Investing™ does not provide legal, accounting or tax advice. Consult your attorney or tax professional.