How to Donate to the Route 66 Pathway Project at PVF:


Philanthropic Ventures Foundation (PVF) is a 501(c)(3) public charity dedicated to supporting outstanding charitable work, customizing giving programs for donors, initiating new dimensions in grantmaking and acting as the depository for charitable projects.

PVF serves as the fiscal depository for the The Route 66 Pathway Project. The Route 66 Pathway Project is a charitable initiative whose mission is to support the research, documentation, visualization and communication of the Route 66 Pathway Project. This project places together the layers of facts and fictions from the past, present and future along this great American pathway. The goal of the Route 66 Pathway Project is to produce an interactive, visually arresting work of art and catalyzing community resource in print, on-line and augmented reality.

To donate by check:

Send your check donation made payable to Philanthropic Ventures Foundation, with “Route 66 Pathway Project” in the check memo line, to:

Philanthropic Ventures Foundation

1222 Preservation Park Way

Oakland CA 94612-1201

PVF will provide donors with a tax acknowledgement letter for donations of $250 or more. 


To donate by stock or wire transfer:

Contact:  Dawn Hawk, Chief Operating Officer, Philanthropic Ventures Foundation | 510-645-1890 |


To donate from a Donor Advised Fund:

Find Philanthropic Ventures Foundation in the list of nonprofits with your DAF host (Fidelity, Schwab, Vanguard, community foundation, etc.). PVF’s Tax ID number is 94-3136771. Add the further designation to support the Route Pathway Project.


To donate by credit card:

Click here:
Select Route 66 Pathway Project. You will receive a tax acknowledgement receipt by email from Network for Good, our credit card processor. Please note: as there is a 3% fee for credit card donations, we recommend that larger donations be sent via check.

For more information on PVF visit our web site at where you can download our most recent audited financials, IRS Form 990, and Annual Report.  PVF’s Tax ID number is 94-3136771.