On Our Birthday We Celebrate You!

Twelve years ago today, Turkish Philanthropy Funds started with a vision – building a community of dedicated, passionate philanthropists and partners working together to address social challenges. Since then, you’ve helped us provide opportunities amounting to more than $19 million in grants. You’ve sent girls to school, provided therapy sessions to refugee children, invested in…

Plan Your Year-End Giving!

As 2018 comes to a close, I wanted to personally thank you for your generous support to Turkish Philanthropy Funds this year.  Because of you, our community of TPF donors, volunteers, and partners has had a tremendous impact. We have mobilized more than $32 million since 2007 to benefit incredible projects and inspiring leaders in Turkey…

Sena Eken Schieber Economics Award

George Schieber, a former World Bank official, married Sena Eken in 1976. Through Sena, he developed a fascination with Turkey’s remarkable history, culture, and potential. After receiving her Ph.D. in Economics in the U.S., Sena had a very successful career in various technical and managerial roles at the International Monetary Fund and as an Advisor to…

Thank You for giving joy and opportunity

Yesterday we joined the global community to show how much good in the world we can accomplish when we work together. Thanks to all who joined our grassroots momentum and helped us make twice the impact in 2018 – it means a lot to all of us here at TPF. You didn’t only give scholarships, vibrant learning spaces, skill enhancing workshops and training…

The Robert L. Long Nieman Fellowship

Applications for the Robert L. Long Nieman Fellowship at Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University are open through December 1, 2018. The fellowship honors the memory of journalist, filmmaker and news executive Robert L. Long. Over many years, Long worked with journalists covering international news and was concerned with the issues facing journalism in…

Create Your Legacy

#GivingTuesday Matching Gift Campaign

This year on #GivingTuesday, we’re kicking off our end-of-year fundraising campaign to support our efforts to improve the lives of thousands. Community is the most powerful force of change in the world. Let’s unite this #GivingTuesday to inspire each other! Each means more when we give together! Facebook is matching up to $7 million in donations on…