The City makes contributions to outside entities in each year's budget. In the last decade, these contributions have grown from 4.3 percent of General Fund obligations to an estimated 6.5 percent in FY23. The bulk of the City's contributions go to the School District of Philadelphia and Community College of Philadelphia. This portion of the City's contributions has grown 140 percent since FY14. The fastest growing segment of the City's contributions are grants to non-profits. These have grown by nearly 186 percent, from $25.6 million in FY14 to $47.6 million in FY23.


Check out our full Fact Sheet to learn more about the City's contributions.