Elevator Speech Training can receive foundation grants, thanks to its 501(c)(3) arm through NEO Philanthropy, a New York-based 30-year-old nonprofit rated four stars by Charity Navigator. Launched in 1983 as Public Interest Projects (PIP), NEO Philanthropy is a 501(c)(3) public charity.
NEO brings together and strengthens the work of philanthropic institutions, nonprofit groups and other public interest organizations sharing a vision of a society that ensures justice, dignity and opportunity for all people.
NEO is committed to the capacity building of its grantees and partners. It offers a non-profit home to mission-aligned individuals and projects such as Elevator Speech Training. NEO houses projects fighting for some of the most pressing issues in the national debate including LGBTQ+ rights, gender justice, racial justice, civic participation, reproductive rights and others.