Giving 2012

Campaigning Future: New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof wants Talia Leman to run for president in 2044.

How Talia Leman Built Charity Empire

Talia Leman was 10 years old when she began her fundraising career, bringing in millions for Hurricane Katrina victims. She founded RandomKid to enable others to do the same.

Golden Years: ?Oma and Bella? documents the lives of the filmmaker?s grandmother, Oma (right), and her best friend.

A Kick in the Pants for Jewish Projects

‘Crowdfunding’ is quickly becoming the norm for grassroots funding of artists and inventors. Jewish projects have found their backing on sites like Kickstarter.

Low Tide: Reboot, which receives support from the Bronfman philanthropy, hosts events such as this tashlich for Rosh Hashanah at Open Beach, San Francisco.

When Foundations' Days Are Numbered

The Andrea and Charles Bronfman and Avi Chai foundations are in the process of spending down their assets. They are working to make sure groups they help stay afloat.