Our Story continued
From 2002 - 2009, Triskeles (Greek for "three legs" or activity areas) developed it's three program areas:
1) philanthropic services, including Donor Advised Funds
2) experiential youth programs
3) consulting/advisory services to support smaller nonprofits
In 2009, in order to further focus responsibilities, Triskeles realigned it activities into two separate nonprofits: Triskeles Foundations, which continues to offer Donor Advised and Organizational Funds, and Trellis For Tomorrow, which offers and develops experiential youth programs.
Triskeles Foundation strives to create a conscious and sustainable world through engaged philanthropy. We believe that aligning practice with purpose – at the individual level, in the community and on a global scale – can achieve a positive future.
The Triskeles Foundation was founded in 2002. Three contemporary and ageless themes serve as the
inspirational and motivational content for
Triskeles’ programs and activities:
From 2002-2009, the Triskeles (Greek for “three legs” or activity areas) Foundation developed its three program areas: philanthropic services (including Donor Advised Funds), experiential youth programs, and consulting/advisory services to support smaller not for profits.
In 2009, in order to further focus responsibilities, Triskeles realigned its activities into two separate nonprofits: Triskeles Foundation—which continues to offer philanthropic and educational services and the Donor Advised Funds; and Triskeles Inc, which offers and develops experiential youth programs.
High touch, customized philanthropic services
Nonprofit and project support
Individuals who want their invested philanthropic dollars aligned with their values, who are charitable and/or need an immediate tax deduction, and/or need flexibility and want efficient and sometimes anonymous deployment of gifts using the efficiency of a Donor Advised Fund.
Nonprofits that have modest or growing reserve funds/endowments and wish to have those funds invested in a mission aligned manner.
Businesses that need a charitable structure from which to make gifts as part of their community engagement.
Personal Philanthropy/Donor Advised Funds
Donor Advised and partner funds are invested in sustainable/impact investments managed by carefully chosen investment professionals.