Investing in Sound Nonprofit Strategies to Create Stronger, Thriving Communities
BLBB Charitable supports initiatives that help people discover their true and full potential through educational and leadership opportunities. In keeping with the legacy of its founders, BLBB Charitable makes more than donations—it makes investments in nonprofit organizations whose creative approaches and sound strategies yield meaningful and measurable outcomes for the people they serve. BLBB Charitable also facilitates and promotes the charitable giving and community service efforts of the partners and employees of BLB&B Advisors, LLC; encouraging them to harness their professional expertise and personal commitment to add value to the causes they care about, leading to stronger, thriving communities.
BLBB Charitable supports nonprofit organizations that have filed at least one 990 with the IRS as a 501 (c) 3 exempt organization and are aligned with its Funding Priorities and mission.
In keeping with its mission to support initiatives that help people discover their potential through educational and leadership opportunities, BLBB Charitable welcomes inquiries from organizations whose activities help develop both competence and character.
Types of Grants
BLBB Charitable will consider requests for operating support, capacity building, and project support. BLBB Charitable will also consider requests for special event sponsorships. In addition, BLBB Charitable manages the Employee Giving program for employees of BLB&B Advisors, LLC, matching their charitable contributions and directing support to the community organizations they serve.
If you represent a 501(c) 3 organization that has filed at least one 990 and you are in alignment with our Funding Priorities, your next step is to submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) through our online system. On a monthly basis, BLBB Charitable will review each LOI and communicate whether your organization will be invited to submit a full application. Only LOIs submitted through the online system will be considered. Please do not send any additional materials unless requested to do so.
Since its inception in 2010, BLBB Charitable has proudly supported numerous nonprofit organizations through Operating and Project grants as well as through Employee Matching grants leveraging the philanthropic giving of employees of BLB&B Advisors, LLC. Examples of recent grantees include:
Williamson College of the Trades
Travis Manion Foundation
Interfaith Housing Alliance
La Salle College High School
Girls on the Run of Montgomery and Delaware Counties
Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association, Inc.
The Ellis Foundation
Phoebe Devitt Homes
Mount St. Joseph Academy
The Committee of Seventy
MidAtlantic Christian Ministries
J. Wood Platt Caddie Scholarship Trust
Silver Springs Martin Luther School
Volunteers of America Delaware Valley
Directors of BLBB Charitable and the employees of BLB&B Advisors, LLC make community service a high priority. Through volunteerism, board service, and participation in committees, we serve a variety of worthwhile causes.