The following resources provide more information on the study of philanthropy, a relatively new field of academic interest.
Philanthropy as it is practiced in the United States is one of our nation's greatest social innovations. View a brief timeline exploring key moments in philanthropy.
At the request of our northern colleagues, GIFT has added a Boot Camp that will be held in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This is in addition to the Fall Boot Camp that will be held in September in Indianapolis.
Boot Camp is an extensive two-day workshop for community foundation staff and board members. The purpose of Boot Camp is to provide an overview of the structure and operations of a community foundation. Boot Camp covers eight topics and takes tw