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Chariot: Revolutionizing Philanthropy

  • Founded in 2022 by Salomon Serfati, Aaron Kahane, and Drew Schneider, Chariot simplifies charitable giving.
  • Using Donor Advised Funds (DAFs), Chariot streamlines the donation process.
  • With partnerships and a user-centric approach, it aims to expand its impact on philanthropy.

In the vast landscape of philanthropy, navigating the terrain of charitable giving can often feel like traversing uncharted waters. Yet, amidst this complexity, emerges Chariot, a beacon of innovation and efficiency in the world of charitable donations.

The Founding Story

Picture this: three driven individuals, Salomon, Aaron, and Drew, united by a common purpose— to make a meaningful impact through philanthropy. Their journey began in 2022 when they founded Chariot as a Public Benefit Corporation.

Salomon and Aaron, former college roommates, and Drew, a colleague from Bain & Company, embarked on a mission to revolutionize the way charitable dollars are managed and allocated.

Fueled by their commitment to donating 10% of their income annually, they recognized the challenges individuals faced in organizing and managing their philanthropic endeavors. Thus, Chariot's genesis stemmed from a genuine desire to simplify the process of giving back.

What sets Chariot apart

Chariot isn't just another payment platform; it's a game-changer in the realm of philanthropy. By harnessing the power of Donor Advised Funds (DAFs), Chariot provides users with a seamless and efficient way to channel their charitable contributions.

Gone are the days of cumbersome grant submissions and complex authentication processes. With Chariot, giving becomes as effortless as a few clicks, akin to cruising on a smooth highway toward philanthropic fulfillment.

Unveiling the Chariot experience

Imagine this: You're inspired to make a difference, and with DAFpay™, Chariot's proprietary payment option, you can transform that inspiration into action within seconds.

No more tedious navigation through multiple platforms or endless waiting for grant approvals. With DAFpay™, donors are empowered to give with ease, knowing that their contributions are making a tangible impact.

A glimpse into Chariot's future

As Chariot continues to pave the way for streamlined philanthropy, the possibilities are limitless. With partnerships with leading organizations like DonorDrive and Engaging Networks, Chariot is poised to expand its reach and amplify its impact on the charitable sector.

In a world inundated with complexities, Chariot emerges as a beacon of simplicity and efficiency. With its user-centric approach and unwavering commitment to philanthropy, Chariot is not just transforming the way we give; it's revolutionizing the very essence of charitable endeavors.

As we embark on this journey with Chariot, let us remember that the true essence of philanthropy lies not just in the act of giving, but in the profound impact it creates, one charitable dollar at a time.

So, let's join hands and ride the Chariot toward a future where philanthropy knows no bounds. After all, in the journey of giving, every step forward brings us closer to a world where kindness reigns supreme.


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Edited by Shruti Thapa

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