Wildfire Fund Impact Report

We are proud to share our impact report detailing TPF’s immediate response to the wildfires in Turkey in the summer of 2021. Our community’s collective response to the wildfires last summer was a great example of our global community coming TOGETHER to make a difference. Support for TPF’s Wildfire Relief Fund came from nearly  2,500 donors, raised more…

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2022 Educ8 Program Recipients

New York, NY (June 23, 2022) – Turkish Philanthropy Funds is proud to announce the recipients of the 2022 Educ8 Program: Duygu Göksoy, Sena Altun, Büşra Gül Murat, İpek Hanife Yılmaz, and Zilan Turgut. These young women have great potential, and we’re honored that with your help, we will be helping them unlock it. In…

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2022 Awardees

New York, NY (June 16, 2022) – Turkish Philanthropy Funds is proud to announce the 2022 Sena Eken Schieber Economics Award recipients Esin Hacıoğlu, Kardelen Çiçek, and Sıla Öztürk. The Sena Eken Schieber Economics Award continues to be the only award earmarked for young women from Turkey to obtain graduate degrees in the field of Economics in…

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Synergy Of Giving Within A Community

In 2018 a small group of professionals at Microsoft came together to discuss the idea of creating a Giving Circle among the Turkish-American community. They wanted to establish a collaborative effort in which they could work together, gather contributions, educate members about the power of collective philanthropy, and provide opportunities for hands-on involvement in awarding…

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Gala 2022

Turkish Philanthropy Funds community celebrated our 15th Anniversary on May 9th at The MET and honored Mr. Hamdi Ulukaya with The Philanthropist of the Year Award. It was an exciting and inspiring milestone in our impactful philanthropic journey. We are proud to continue to lead the way for our community to give back in the…

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Women’s History Month 2022

This year we celebrated Women’s History Month by hearing from Women Leaders in Philanthropy. As a part of our celebrations, we hosted a Voices of Partners Special, hosted by Didem Altop, TPF Board Member, and joined by special guests  Hilal Baykara, Country Director of Ashoka Turkey; Gülseren Onanç, Founder and Spokesperson of Equality, Justice, Women…

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Planned Giving

PLAN FOR TOMORROW AND BENEFIT TODAY WITH PLANNED GIVING AT TPF You care. You want to give. TPF helps you make it both easier with planned giving.  Planned Giving means that you can continue to give to the causes you care about — forever. It allows you to make larger gifts by offering donors many…

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