Our Deepest Condolences

Today, we lost a great leader.  It is with sadness Turkish Philanthropy Funds family has received news of the passing of Mustafa V. Koç, Chairman of Koç Holding. He was an inspirational leader both in the business and philanthropic world. We extend our sincere condolences to our long-time supporter, Mr. Rahmi Koç; TPF Founders Society member, Koç Education,…

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…

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…

Unforgettable Moments from 2015

Raised close to $2mm for Turkey. Remembered Soma. Presented TPF at the Stockholm Philanthropy Symposium. Announced Ziya Boyacıgiller Memorial Fund to support women’s education and entrepreneurship in Turkey. Chosen as the Most Influential Philanthropy Organization. Assisted Günay Aksoy to make an impact in the life of five young women from Anatolia. Finished 5K/10K Run to…