For Funders

Philanthropic Management

Get the support you need as a high-net-worth individual or family, private foundation, or other funder to execute meaningful and effective philanthropy.

Philanthropic Strategy Design

Partner with us to create a values-aligned philanthropic strategy to effectively achieve your desired impact.

Financial Management & Accounting

Leverage our capabilities for day-to-day management of your organization’s finances, accounting, compliance, and administrative needs so you can focus on your giving.

Board Management & Governance

Benefit from management of your board governance needs, including preparing meeting agendas and grant dockets, facilitating effective meetings, and taking minutes.

Grants Management & Strategy

Access comprehensive oversight and administration of grantmaking processes and relationships, including proposal development, due diligence, grant awards, and grant monitoring and evaluation efforts.

Program Design

Collaborate with us to develop and launch new programs and services using human-centered design and innovation best practices.

Proven Expertise

See what leaders from across the philanthropic sector say about working with our team.

"Our partnership with Third Plateau helped us create a framework from which we could revise the fund’s mission in response to the current social, political, and economic issues impacting the communities we support."


Luisa Adrianzen Guyer

President, Penney Family Fund

"Third Plateau have been indispensable over the past five years in rallying an ever-more vibrant network of advocates, commentators, scholars, NGO leaders, funders, and politicos who are committed to working on a transpartisan basis to strengthen U.S. democracy."


Daniel Stid

Former Director of U.S. Democracy Program, William & Flora Hewlett Foundation

"Since I began working with Third Plateau, I’ve gained a level of strategic clarity about my philanthropy that I couldn’t have imagined."


Rachel Pritzker

President & Founder, Pritzker Innovation Fund

Reach out to discuss how we can help you more effectively drive social impact.