A Commitment to Community

Fortress applauds and supports Senior Advisor Tim Sloan’s commitment to the community and giving. As part of their ongoing commitment to aid in equal access to education, Tim and his wife Lisa have established endowed funds for scholarships and internship programs at the Ross Business School, Stamps Art School and the Education, History, Chemistry and Economic Departments of the University of Michigan and for scholarships at The California Institute of Technology for students of underrepresented backgrounds.

Lisa and Tim have received the Angel of Hope Award from The Union Rescue Mission of Los Angeles, which is one of the largest homeless shelters in the US, and the Guardian Angel Award from Villa Esperanza, which provides services to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Find Out More: Villa Esperanza Services, Union Rescue Mission of Los Angeles

Philanthropic Initiatives

Fortress is proud to partner with a broad range of charitable organizations.

The Navy SEAL Foundation provides immediate and ongoing support and assistance to the Naval Special Warfare community and its families.

Partners In Health is an international health organization relentlessly committed to improving the health of the poor and marginalized.

The Wounded Warropr Project’s mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors who incurred a physical or mental injury, illnesses, or wound, co-incident to your military service on or after September 11, 2001.

Toys for Tots began in 1947 as the brain child of Marine Corps Reserve Major Bill Hendricks and his wife, Diane. Today, Toys for Tots distributes an average of 18 million toys to 7 million less fortunate children annually.

Harlem Lacrosse is a school-based non-profit organization that changes the life trajectories of youth through daily wrap-around academic support, mentoring, leadership training, college readiness career exploration, admissions counseling and lacrosse instruction.

The mission of the PREA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Pension Real Estate Association, is to further the interests and values of the institutional real estate investment community by advancing industry-wide diversity and inclusion.

Employee Matching Gift Program

Since 2004, Fortress has encouraged and supported employee donations to the select nonprofits below through an annual gift matching program.