LDS Philanthropies

LDS Philanthropies serves as the central coordinating agency for all donations to the Church or one of its institutions—beyond tithing and fast offerings—with the goal of helping members and friends of the Church meet the needs of people worldwide. This is accomplished by focusing on those priorities selected and approved by the leaders of the Church and its institutions.

LDS Philanthropies Features

Other news from LDS Philanthropies

    posted on 28 Apr 2014 | Group News
    Hard work and prayers led Kimberly Turnbow to BYU-Idaho to pursue her creative dream in graphic design. Her scholarships have not only helped her afford a computer, software, and art supplies, they...
    posted on 28 Apr 2014 | Group News
    At the small school that's doing great things and stirring big dreams, Bromleys lead charge for additional planned gift donors.
    posted on 21 Apr 2014 | Group News
    Civil strife in Syria has brought about 200,000 people to live in camps. When asked what they needed, they had one request.
    posted on 21 Apr 2014 | Group News
    By digging wells and boreholes in drought-stricken countries of Africa, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints helps provide health and happiness to entire villages.
    posted on 21 Apr 2014 | Group News
    Humanitarian outreach by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is benefitting many people throughout the country through dozens of non-profit organizations in Utah and surrounding states.

About Us

LDS Philanthropies is a department of the Office of the Presiding Bishopric responsible for philanthropic donations to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its affiliated charities including:

  •  Church History 
  •  BYU
  •  Family Search
  •  BYU-Hawaii
  •  Latter-day Saint Charities (Humanitarian Services)
  •  BYU-Idaho
  •  Missionary Fund
  •  LDS Business College
  •  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
  •  Perpetual Education Fund
  •  Temple Patron and Construction Funds

100 percent of all donations go to help those in need.  No administrative costs are deducted by LDS Philanthropies or our affiliated charities. For more information about us, view our history or visit our Contact Us page.


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Group details


LDS Philanthropies
1450 North University Avenue
Provo, UT 84604
United States
Phone: 877-650-5377
Fax: 801-422-0892
United States



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