PARSA Community Foundation

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PARSA CF "is the first Persian community foundation in the U.S. and the leading Persian philanthropic institution practicing strategic philanthropy and promoting social entrepreneurship around the globe.

"Managing the largest independent endowment fund dedicated to Persian philanthropy, PARSA CF provides tax-advantaged vehicles to donors and makes grants to nonprofit organizations. Its foci include preservation and advancement of Persian arts and culture, development of leaders through fellowships and awards, and encouragement of civic engagement through nonprofit capacity building and voter registration." [1]


Accessed September 2008: [2]


Board of Advisors:

Meadwood Social Venture Fund:



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  1. About, PARSA Community Foundation, accessed September 16, 2008.
  2. Directors, PARSA Community Foundation, accessed September 16, 2008.