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A Golden Age of Philanthropy?

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Estimates of the much anticipated "wealth transfer" in this country have been a topic of conversation in the nonprofit and financial worlds for years--and the numbers are staggering. By the year 2055 some $41 trillion will change hands as Americans pass their accumulated assets from one generation to the next. What kind of impact will this great wealth transfer have on the Greater Boston area? How might it affect the area's philanthropic and nonprofit sectors? Is there a way to prepare for this phenomenon that will enhance the potential for personal satisfaction on the part of wealth holders--and benefit the community as a whole? Learn more by following the links below.

The Boston Foundation Press Release: A Golden Age of Philanthropy?

A Golden Age of Philanthropy? The Impact of the Great Wealth Transfer on Greater Boston

Technical Report: Wealth Transfer Estimates: 2001-2055 Boston Metropolitan Area