- Key findings
Examines the youth philanthropy movement and recommends future directions. Documents common program components, and explores the challenges of involving youth directly in grantmaking decisions.
The geographic distribution of youth philanthropy efforts is still uneven. Tweet
Levels of diversity among participants in youth philanthropy programs is still limited. Tweet
Grants made through youth philanthropy are relatively small compared to those awarded by adult philanthropic groups. Tweet
Youth philanthropy initiatives are supported by a range of funding sources, including young people themselves, national foundations, community foundations, and some local governments. Tweet