,A Study of Jewish Foundations

A Study of Jewish Foundations


Publication Date: January 2007

Publisher: Institute for Jewish and Community Research

Author(s): Gary A. Tobin; Aryeh K. Weinberg

Research Area: Banking and finance

Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Higher Education; Fundraising and Philanthropy

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The authors present data exploring the growth of Jewish foundations and their grantmaking patterns. They find that most Jewish foundations give a majority of their dollars to secular causes and institutions including higher education, health care, arts/culture, and other areas of philanthropy.