Carol Lavoie Schuster

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Teen Philanthropy Café

This series introduces young people to strategic, thoughtful philanthropy, and inspires them toward giving with impact. Families and adults who work …

Redirect Notice

Millennial Impact Report: 2015

Over the last seven years, nearly 35,000 Millennials and 50 partners have participated in this series of studies exploring how this generation …

Involuntary volunteering: The impact of mandated service in public schools

Abstract<p>In 1992, Maryland became the first—and only—state to require service activity of all public high school graduates. Proponents of mandates …

Women Give

“The nonprofit community anticipates the release of the annual Women Give report, “said Jane Justis of The Leighty Foundation. <i>Women Give</i>, the …

The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money

In the spirit of Wendy Mogel’s <i>The Blessing of a Skinned Knee</i> and Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman’s <i>Nurture Shock, New York Times</i> “Your Money” columnist …

Getting Started in Family Philanthropy

As a philanthropic individual or family, it all starts with you. Depending on your vision and goals, you have many choices available to you for …

Engaging the Next Generation

Many donors choose to establish a family foundation, donor-advised fund, or other family giving vehicle for the specific goal of engaging their …

Next Gen Philanthropy | Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

Next Gen Philanthropy: Finding the Path Between Tradition and Innovation<p>This guide offers a series of questions that every next generation donor …

Generation Impact - 21/64

In this final episode of our podcast series, we address what creating impact means for next gen donors. We look at how their focus on impact differs …

Making an Impact: 25 Mighty Girl Books About Charity and Community Service

A Mighty Girl's favorite books and resources focused on charity, giving, and community service to inspire all kids to make a difference!<br>On January …

This 14-year-old will fix the planet before she graduates

In a dream world, every kid’s resume would look a lot like Maya Penn’s. Her dizzying fount of accomplishments by the tender age of 14 puts us all to …

11 places where you can volunteer with your kids

Giving back to the community by volunteering time teaches children the values of self-esteem, empathy, compassion, and gratitude. Greater Boston is …

Boston Family Volunteer Opportunities

How Millennial Entrepreneurs are Giving Back

One of the most heartening stories of today lies in the variety of ways that millennials are giving back to society. To be sure, they're not the heavy hitters of the charity circuit. According to one recent study, they provide only 11 percent of total charitable donations. That's not surprising, …

Pay Attention: The Most Powerful Woman in Philanthropy Is Zeroing in on Gender Equality

The Gift of Teaching Our Children to Give | Essex County Community Foundation

<i>Carol Lavoie Schuster, ECCF's assistant manager of grants and services, writes about how a special book helped inspire her five year old daughter to</i> …

Studying the Future, Spreading the Word | Essex County Community Foundation

Millennials (ages 22-35) and Gen X-ers (ages 35-47) make up about 30 percent of the population in Essex County. That’s why Jay Caporale, executive …