Jewish Communal Fund- 2017 Giving Report

Jewish Communal Fund (JCF) is the largest and most active network of Jewish funders. JCF facilitates philanthropy for nearly 9,000 people associated with 3,500 funds, totaling $1.5 billion in charitable assets. In FY 2017, their fundholders granted out $397 million- 26% of JCF assets_ to charities in all sectors. 

Read more on JCF by visiting their 2017 Annual Giving Report. 

2014 U.S. Trust Study of High Net Worth Philanthropy

Among wealthy households, the average amount given to charity last year increased 28 percent, according to the 2014 U.S. Trust® Study of High Net Worth Philanthropy. Through an ongoing partnership with the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, the fifth in this series of biennial studies reveals a strong commitment to charitable causes among high net worth households.

Review the entire report here

National Philanthropic Trust 2015 Donor Advised Fund Report

Below is a link to the National Philanthropic Trust 2015 Donor Advised Fund report, which uses 2014 fiscal -year data from 1,016 charities.  The information is vital for planning and policy making purposes to the non-profit sector.  You will note that between 2013 and 2014 there was a 30% increase in distributions to charities from donor advised funds from $9.83 billion to $12.49 billion.

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