Getting Started

Choosing Your Giving Vehicle and Creating Your Mission

As a philanthropic individual or family, it all starts with you. Depending on your vision and goals, you have many choices available to you for establishing a family philanthropy. If you plan on involving family, be sure to discuss your plans as a group so they are engaged from the outset. This Content Collection highlights key factors and questions you’ll need to consider as you chart your path forward, and provides guidance on which vehicle(s) will be best matched for your long-term goals.

Founding Questions and Considerations

Grantmaking Mission and Giving Style

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