The Jewish Community Foundation of Montreal

GIVING THAT REFLECTS YOUR FAMILY VALUES

The JCF is dedicated to serving the needs of families. We understand that involving family in community support is a crucial expression of our clients’ values. We can help you involve the next generation in your family’s giving.

FAMILY PHILANTHROPY

The Family Philanthropy Institute

Every day, the JCF deals with many of the issues that philanthropic families face (whether it be a private or public foundation) – thinking strategically, intergenerational decision-making and maximizing the impact of philanthropic giving.

The Family Philanthropy Institute (FPI) is a resource centre for families who wish to ensure that their philanthropic traditions are passed down to their children and grandchildren. We have the tools to help you get started on the path to creating a family legacy that reflects your goals and those of your children.

We can help you:

  • Identify family values and reasons for giving as a family; develop your mission statement, goals and objectives
  • Explore funding opportunities and ways your philanthropy can make the greatest impact
  • Establish granting criteria and tax-wise philanthropy mechanisms that will help you achieve your goals

 

We can provide you with:

Education
Workshops and educational seminars on intergenerational family foundation issues and solutions including:

  • Funding opportunities
  • The funding process
  • Strategic philanthropy vehicles
  • Access to resource materials, publications

 

Fund Management
Monitoring and evaluating funded projects

Smart philanthropy starts here.

Contact us today to get started on your family legacy.

FIND OUT HOW SMART PHILANTHROPY CAN WORK FOR YOU

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