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Youth Philanthropy Connect
Provides in person and distance learning opportunities and resources.
From the Foundation Center, an online hub for youth engaged in philanthropy; resources include videos, reports, case studies, a global map of programs, and grants data.
Igniting the Spark: Creating Effective Next Generation Boards, Youth Philanthropy Connect and National Center for Family Philanthropy, June 2013
Issue brief with stories of youth in family philanthropy.
The Intergenerational Toolkit: Building the Generations, A Guide for Family Foundations , Council of Michigan Foundations, October 2012Resources to help families identify shared values and communicate for successful strategic philanthropy.
Michigan Community Foundations’ Youth Project (MCFYP) 20th Anniversary Report , Council of Michigan Foundations, March 2013This report highlights the impact of youth philanthropy across Michigan including a longitudinal of impacted youth.
Next Gen Philanthropy: Finding the Path Between Tradition and Innovation , Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, May 2014A guide for emerging philanthropists.
#NextGenDonors , Johnson Center for Philanthropy and 21/64, 2013This research reveals that the next generation of donors, ages 21 to 40, are values-driven and focused on impact and meaningful collaboration.
Scanning the Landscape of Youth Philanthropy: Observations and Recommendations for Strengthening a Growing Field , Amanda Dillon and Jen Bokoff, Foundation Center, November 2014A study of youth grantmaking programs and suggestions for ways to increase their visibility and success.
Teen Philanthropy Cafe Readers , Exponent Philanthropy and Youth Philanthropy Connect, 2015Resource series that covers the basic tenets of philanthropy, including grantmaking, impact, site visits, and leadership.
Where in the World of Youth Philanthropy Do I Get Started?, Grantcraft and Youth Philanthropy Connect, June 2016
Toolkit for organizations interested in building their youth philanthropy efforts.
Youth Community Philanthropy: Global Summit Report 2014 , Council of Michigan Foundations and Council on Foundations, October 2014An exploration of themes from the summit, a gathering of young leaders from 14 countries.
Youth Philanthropy Case Studies , Youth Philanthropy Connect and National Center for Family Philanthropy, 2014-2016
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