Donor-advised fund giving reflects larger philanthropy patterns — mostly

In 2016, contributions to donor-advised funds grew at nearly triple the rate of overall charitable growth. Read a new major study on these important giving vehicles. Read more.


New JDC head brings a business approach to aiding needy Jews

The new CEO + EVP of Federation partner JDC outlines his leadership vision. Read more.

Understanding the new rules of philanthropy in a Millennial age

Experts share how to give Millennials the philanthropic transparency they want. Read more.

How the next generation is changing charitable giving

Gen X and Millennials will become the most significant philanthropists in history. They’re giving earlier, looking for socially responsible ways to give, and want more hands-on involvement. Read more.


Threats against schools increase since Florida shooting

Since last week's school shooting in Parkland, FL, threats of violence against schools across the country have increased — by some accounts on average 10 threats a day. Federations’ Secure Community Network is here to help you best protect your community; please reach out to them with an…