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Featured News

The latest FJC news, stories, updates and events. We're doing a world of good, together.

FEATURED STORY

FJC Accepts Its First Donation of Cryptocurrency

Photo by André François McKenzie on Unsplash

In December, 2020 FJC accepted its first ever donation of Bitcoin, liquidating the asset through a leading Bitcoin exchange to generate over $56,000 in philanthropic resources for a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) account. For Bitcoin enthusiasts who have benefitted from the increase in the currency’s value in recent years, the tax benefits for donating Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies held for a year may be similar to appreciated stock. (FJC does not give tax advice, so please consult your tax advisor). Read more.

Photo by André François McKenzie on Unsplash

FEATURED NEWSLETTER

2021 Year in Review

Our Year in Review newsletter features some of FJC’s “Greatest Hits”: donors creating multi-generational legacies, funder collaboratives, unusual donations of real estate and Bitcoin; entrepreneurial nonprofits taking advantage of our loan program; new nonprofits we’re incubating in our fiscal sponsorship program. Learn also about how we’re advancing the field of philanthropy through webinars and articles. 2021 was a busy year for FJC donors and partners! And the best is yet to come!