Trends in Philanthropy

Trends in Philanthropy

11 Trends for 2022

Previous years’ 11 Trends in Philanthropy reports have examined the question “What is the role of philanthropy in a democracy?” This year, the trends we examined reflect the sector’s grappling with a similarly profound question: “What role does philanthropy play in our national project — that of E Pluribus Unum?” In 2022 and beyond, the communities we envision may continue to look different, but they remain grounded in the ideas of belonging and reciprocity. Each individual, and every choice they make about how to show up in their communities, matters.

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As a fundraiser, I’m always looking to better understand how philanthropy is evolving and what we are seeing as trends to be aware of. In my annual fundraising landscape review, I turn to publications like the Trends report to capture these changes to the context in which I will be fundraising. I appreciate the breadth of trends covered, particularly the inclusion of philanthropic infrastructure changes.”

Adriana Loson-Ceballos

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy

Adriana Loson-Ceballos

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy

Individual Trends in Philanthropy

We have published an annual 11 Trends in Philanthropy report every year since 2017. More than 100,000 readers have accessed the individual articles and resources shared in this collection.