Mega-Gifts in American Philanthropy: General and Jewish Giving Patterns Between 1995-2000

Publication Date: January 2003

Publisher: Institute for Jewish and Community Research

Author(s): Alexander C. Karp; Jeffrey R. Solomon; Gary A. Tobin

Research Area: Banking and finance

Keywords: Fundraising and Philanthropy; Jewish Identification; Allocations

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This report examines mega-gifts made between 1995 and 2000 and compares general giving to Jewish giving. The report includes a statistical analysis of general and Jewish giving patterns.