As the only nonprofit resource dedicated exclusively to families who give and those who work with them, we exist to improve and expand private philanthropy. We are in touch with the great depth and breadth of giving experiences, and our research on the subject is considered seminal in the field.
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Generous families play an important role in improving quality of life for all. We work to help policymakers understand, appreciate and support the value you bring as family philanthropists.