High Impact Giving.
Principled Philanthropy.

The Bradley Impact Fund is a donor-advised fund philanthropic investors choose to ensure America remains a land of freedom, equality, and opportunity now and for future generations.

A Dynamic Community United in Principles & Purpose.


Our Mission: The Bradley Impact Fund is a donor-advised fund with a mission to serve as philanthropic advisors who educate, empower, and inspire donors to advance our common principles through high-impact giving and the protection of donor intent.

Our Vision: The Bradley Impact Fund envisions a robust, national community of informed donors and partners who support and fund organizations that restore, strengthen, and protect America’s founding principles and institutions.

Our Guiding Principles:

  • Constitutional Order - Fidelity to the Constitution, with its principles of limited government, federalism, separation of powers, and individual liberties.

  • Free Markets - Commitment to free markets that allow for private enterprise, entrepreneurship, and voluntary exchange within the rule of law.

  • Civil Society - Commitment to the fundamental institutions of civil society that cultivate individuals capable of self-governance.

  • Informed Citizens - Dedication to the formation of informed and capable citizens.

  • Donor Intent - Protection of donor intent.

We are aligned with and inspired by  The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation’s mission to restore, strengthen, and protect the principles and institutions of American exceptionalism. The Foundation’s 30 years of philanthropic expertise and vetted portfolio of nonprofit organizations are resources available to our dynamic community.

Learn More

Connect to bright minds, smart ideas and thoughtful implementation.

What Will Your Legacy Be?

Protecting donor intent is at the core of the Bradley Impact Fund’s mission. The Bradley Impact Legacy Society—which will ensure members’ philanthropic legacy is stewarded as they intend—is the next step toward fulfilling this mission.

Learn More >>

A Community of Purpose

The Bradley Impact Fund community is stronger when members like you gather to learn from thought leaders and those working in the vital institutions of our neighborhoods. The Bradley Impact Fund Team will be at these events throughout the year. Be sure to let us know at (414) 291-2500 or ...

Learn More >>

Restoring the Charitable Community

Excerpts from a lecture by William A. Schambra for American Philanthropic’s Center for Civil Society

Learn More >>

Special Focus: Pressures on Donor Intent

In this recent Wall Street Journal piece, “Cancel Culture Targets Charity,” Jeremy Tedesco calls on Fidelity Charitable to stand up for donor privacy and intent. A group called “Unmasking Fidelity” is demanding that the nation’s largest donor-advised fund (DAF) disclose five years’ worth of...

Learn More >>

What our donors say

Nonprofits changing Milwaukee’s status quo are successful because they align the interests of families, neighborhoods and donors.

They’re uniting people in their investment in a shared outcome, and the relationships they’re building are real.

John Beagle

The Bradley Impact Fund, with its commitment to American principles, is well-aligned with my own ideals.

Recognizing the importance of public policy dialogue to human creativity in a free market economy is essential.

Sylvie Légère Ricketts

I can conveniently support the causes I care about through the Impact Fund. I’m also continually learning about policy solutions and high-impact nonprofit organizations helping people engage in the American Dream through effort, education, and opportunity.

Ron Krizek

Ready to join today?

Contact us today at 414-291-2500 or click here to get started.