Charitable Giving November 2012

Charitable Giving November 2012

In sluggish economy, groups struggle with cost of cultivating small donors; Bukharian young adults getting lesson in giving; Giving circles thriving as younger donors seek community, connection.

INSIDE Charitable Giving November 2012
With federation and foundation funding, GrapeVine aims to build a communal database.
In sluggish economy, organizations struggle with the cost of cultivating small donors.
Leadership training program looking to impart concept of tzedakah to those not used to it.
Giving circles grow in popularity, as younger donors seek community and connection.
The Charity Bids platform for nonprofits keeps donors connected to the organization without diverting them to third-party sites.
Assessing the community’s global needs and allocations in a new era of giving.
El Al’s fundraising program hits the $2 million mark.