Crystal Springs Foundation
supports the following great organizations:

African Elephant Conservation, Protection and Research


Our family has a long-term interest in the preservation of African elephants. Our two favorite programs to support are Elephant Voices and Amboseli Trust for Elephants (ATE) More...

Ashesi University

Accra, Ghana

Ashesi University was founded by Patrick Awuah, a Ghanaian who has spent over 15 years living and working in the United States. Awuah left Ghana in 1985 to attend Swarthmore College on a full scholarship, after which he worked in one of Mike's product development groups at Microsoft Corporation as an engineer and a program manager for eight years. More...

Beechwood School

Menlo Park CA

Beechwood School is a private, non-profit school of 170 students in Kinder Prep through Eighth Grade. Beechwood serves over 100 families from East Palo Alto, CA and Menlo Park, CA. More...

BYU-Hawaii IWORK Program

Laie, Hawaii

BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY–HAWAII is the preeminent international center of learning in the Pacific. Its small campus is a unique laboratory of intercultural leadership development, where a diverse population of 2,500 students representing over 70 countries lives, study, and work together. More...

Cause for Hope

Latin America

Cause For Hope (CFH) helps poor families in Central America gain economic self-reliance through an intensive mentor-led program that incorporates vocational training, job placement, skill enhancement, educational training and microcredit loans. More...

Friends of the Children

King County Chapter, Seattle WA

Friends of the Children is a pioneer mentoring program based on the principle that the most vulnerable children can become healthy, productive adults with a consistent, caring adult in their lives. More...

LDS Humanitarian Relief Emergency Response Fund


For millions of people in need around the world, the humanitarian outreach program of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints offers hope and the potential for a life that transcends disease, poverty, and despair. More...

LDS Perpetual Education Fund


The Perpetual Education Fund (PEF) of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was established in 2001 to provide young adults in the developing world with the support and resources necessary to improve their lives through education and better employment. More...

Navy SEAL Foundation

The Navy SEAL Foundation's mission is to provide immediate and ongoing support and assistance to the Naval Special Warfare community and their families. They support families by easing their burden when an active-duty member of the NSW community is injured or killed in action. More...

St Mary's Hospital

St. Mary's - Kenya


Father Bill Fryda is a Catholic priest and Mayo Clinic–trained oncologist who has spent his lifetime working with the poor in East Africa. He is a truly remarkable man. Dr. Fryda conceived and built St. Mary's Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya into one of the premiere high volume, high quality, low cost hospitals in East Africa. More...


Seattle WA and San Francisco CA

Unitus is a family of entities with a common mission to reduce global poverty through economic self-empowerment. Unitus was started in 2000 with the strategy of leveraging business principles and market mechanisms in order to have a long-term, sustainable and widespread impact on reducing global poverty. More...

Unitus Seed Fund

Unitus Seed Fund

Seattle WA and Bangalore India

Crystal Springs Foundation has made substantial program-related investments in Unitus Seed Fund (USF), a seed-stage venture capital fund focused on accelerating “BoP startups” - startups serving low-income consumers - in India. More...



Vittana is a non-profit breaking down the barriers to education around the world. They believe education is the single-most powerful tool to fight global poverty. Vittana crowd sources loans for college-aged students in the developing world.