In partnership with donors of all means, Parasol has granted over $40 million to charitable causes since it was founded in 1996.
Last year alone, Parasol and its donors awarded nearly $6.5 million in grants to 195 charitable organizations in support of:
- Community Support: Collaborative leadership, civic initiatives and faith-based causes (36%)
- Arts & Culture: Arts education, historical preservation and a rich cultural experience (21%)
- Education: Quality educational and training opportunities for children, youth and adults (21%)
- Social Services: Resources for those in need as they move from temporary solutions to sustainable ones (13%)
- Environment: Environmental sustainability & education, recreation, ecosystems, and wildlife (9%)