221: The History and Influence of Jewish American Philanthropy

Track: Prospect Research

Session Number: 221
Date: Thu, Jul 27th, 2017
Time: 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

Description:

Jewish Americans have played a major role in shaping American philanthropy and culture. This presentation will review the historical influence and motivation of Jewish philanthropy, the current causes and dynamics, trends we see in the future, and what you should know about your Jewish prospects.
Session Type: Breakout Session (45 minutes)

Primary Competency: PR:Competency 6: Prospect Interests and Networks/Relationships
Secondary Competency: PR:Competency 9: Organization and Fundraising Knowledge
Tertiary Competency: None
Intended Audience Level: Level I, Level II
Learning Objective #1: Attendees will have a historical understanding of Jewish philanthropy in shaping the Jewish immigrant experience and the United States.
Learning Objective #2: Attendees will understand the current role Jewish philanthropy plays in U.S. fundraising, and know what motivates this giving.
Session Type: Breakout Session (45 minutes)

Primary Competency: PR:Competency 6: Prospect Interests and Networks/Relationships
Secondary Competency: PR:Competency 9: Organization and Fundraising Knowledge
Tertiary Competency: None
Intended Audience Level: Level I, Level II
Learning Objective #1: Attendees will have a historical understanding of Jewish philanthropy in shaping the Jewish immigrant experience and the United States.
Learning Objective #2: Attendees will understand the current role Jewish philanthropy plays in U.S. fundraising, and know what motivates this giving.