Girisimcilik Vakfi

We’d like to warmly welcome our newest partner: Girişimcilik Vakfı (Entrepreneurship Foundation). Founded in 2014 by one of Turkey’s leading entrepreneurs, Sina Afra, the foundation works to improve the entrepreneurship ecosystem in the country. The organization motivates and guides college students to be economically independent individuals as well as engaged citizens in their communities. The…

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New Family Members

Long-time members of TPF’s Exclusive Founders Society, Dr. Tamer and Mrs. Elif Seckin have also chosen TPF for their personal philanthropy. The couple has recently established a Donor-Advised Fund at TPF. Donor-Advised Funds offer a flexible philanthropic model to donors who would like to support causes they care about most but do not want to…

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Tarlabasi Community Center

We are delighted to announce our newest partner. Created in 2006, Tarlabasi Community Center(TCC) is dedicated to create equal living conditions for those who live in Tarlabasi, one of disadvantaged neighborhoods in Istanbul. TCC has provided social, educational and psychological support for over 13.000 disadvantaged children, young people and women since its establishment. Tarlabasi, a neighborhood…

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Meet Mehmet

Happy Birthday Mehmet! Mehmet used his 40th birthday to raise $4,800 for TPF. Mehmet Kirdar is a financial advisor, TPF’s vice-chair and a father of two. He is a genuine and kind person. Until this year, he celebrated his birthdays with a casual dinner with his family and close friends. But this year, he decided that…

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Contemporary Turkish Art Benefit Sale

Turkish Philanthropy Funds, Turkish Cultural Foundation and ARMAGGAN Art and Design Gallery are pleased to announce an online art sale to benefit the Turkish Philanthropy Funds’ Scholarship Fund. The artworks presented for sale are by selected Turkish contemporary artists and have been showcased by TCF and ARMAGGAN Art and Design Gallery at exclusive international exhibitions including the Sculpture Objects…

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