Your contributions are the prime source of funding that support CCARE’s work towards developing widely accessible tools for building compassion, conducting scientific research and raising public awareness about the wholesale importance of compassion. Learn more about the power of compassion and the importance of CCARE’s work by watching the video below.

We welcome and encourage support for our programs and we value contributors at all levels.

Contributed income can derive from the following sources:

  • Individual gifts
  • Corporate gifts and sponsorships
  • Grants from foundations and family funds

If you are interested in making a donation to CCARE and would like someone to contact you, please click here. The Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford (Project Compassion) is funded by private donations and grants.

Donations can also be sent directly to:

Stanford University Development Services
Re: Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE)
PO Box 20466
Stanford, CA 94309

For more information or to discuss giving opportunities, please call: (650) 725-2504 or email us at

Stanford University is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization; your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.