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Value of donor-advised funds soars above $110 billion

November 20, 2018 8:33 AM | Kurt Foreman

The Chronicle of Philanthropy reports that assets in donor-advised funds grew by nearly one-third in 2017, to surpass $100 billion for the first time, as contributions to the funds continued to account for a larger share in total philanthropic giving in the United States, according to a study released today.  

Stock-market gains, an uncertain tax-policy environment, and deep political divisions helped encourage contributions to, and grants made from, the funds, according to the National Philanthropic Trust’s annual donor-advised-fund report.

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