Posts tagged to 'Volunteering'
by Susan Crites Price
on October 15, 2013
Family and community foundations that want to engage youth in grantmaking need to adapt to a new generation of kids, many of whom have already gone digital with their philanthropy. Dubbed the “Always On” Generation, today’s young people have discovered they can do good in the world without going...
Editor’s Note: Many families anticipating a generational board change ask the National Center for Family Philanthropy how to involve the next generation in their giving as they are getting ready to ascend to the board. Many families have begun to ask about easy ways to involve their children in...
by Kevin Laskowski
on December 15, 2007
The holidays are a time of celebration, sharing, and enjoying the company of family and friends. They’re also a time of advertising, doorbuster sales, and conspicuous consumption. For families concerned about raising charitable children, the holidays can represent a challenge as well as a great...
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by Virginia Esposito
on July 15, 2007
It’s summer and a young person’s fancy turns to …philanthropy? Well, perhaps more than you might think.
I ran into a friend recently and she told me her college freshman daughter was off to Nicaragua. Sarah belongs to a group that organizes charitable field trips for young people – giving them the...