21/64 Case Study #1: Engaging the Next Generation in Family Philanthropy
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January 1, 2007

21/64 Case Study #1: Engaging the Next Generation in Family Philanthropy

21/64, New York University

At 21/64 we believe in the proverb, "if you know one foundation, you know one foundation". Every family has its own unique dynamics and conversations. Philanthropy adds a new dimension to these conversations which are often taking place both within and between generations. This is why 21/64 partnered with New York University's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service to create a case study about multi-generational issues in family foundations. By exploring the issues of a hypothetical family in this case study, and utilizing questions in the accompanying Facilitator's Guide, families and professional advisors can begin to develop a healthy family process and productive philanthropic enterprise.