The 1996/97 Jewish Population Study of Great Philadelphia: Special Report No. 4: Jewish Philanthropy: Patterns of Giving to Charitable Causes in Greater Philadelphia


Publication Date: January 1998


Author(s): Gary A. Tobin

Research Area: Banking and finance; Social conditions

Keywords: American Jews; Volunteerism; Fundraising/Philanthropy

Type: Report

Coverage: Pennsylvania


This study was designed to provide a profile of the Greater Philadelphia area Jewish community - its demographic characteristics and its philanthropic involvement in Jewish and non-Jewish causes, Volunteerism and organizational membership were also studied.