April 29, 2012
A Philanthropist Helps Small Charities Win Bequests
Harold Grinspoon is a generous donor to Jewish causes, but he also wants other people to give money to causes he cares about. So he’s spreading an idea devised by the Jewish Community Foundation San Diego to help small charities seek bequests and other types of planned gifts.
Four years ago, his foundation created a program to help Jewish camps learn to ask their supporters to leave them money in their wills. The foundation put up money for training and coaching and offered