GBF's 6th Annual Sports and Entertainment Philanthropy Summit
Set for July 25-27 in Los Angeles and presented in partnership with Doha GOALS Forum. Join us to learn best practices in philanthropy!
 
Identifying Your Philanthropic Passion
The Giving Back Fund led an interactive session about identifying your philanthropic passion at the Nexus Global Youth Summit in New York on July 24th. Nexus, a project of The Giving Back Fund, is a global movement of 2,000+ young people from over 70 countries working to increase and improve philanthropy and impact investing by bridging communities of wealth and social entrepreneurship.

Big Game Big Give 2016
Plans are already under way for GBF's seventh annual fundraiser Big Game Big Give (BGBG) in San Francisco, the Super Bowl city for 2016. Previous hosts have included Michael Bay, Alec Baldwin, Hilary Swank, and Ashton Kutcher. Click here for more information.
GBF provides philanthropic consulting and management services to a wide spectrum of charitable programs, some of which receive their tax-exempt status as foundations or projects of The Giving Back Fund. For additional news about them, please click here.

The Ben Roethlisberger Foundation announces cause-marketing program with local favorite Sarris Candies. 25% of purchase donated to the Foundation.  Read more...

From the Depths to organize the burying of Jewish bones in Sobibor 70 years after the Holocaust. 
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Message from
our President and SVP
From the SportsBusiness Journal - "Athlete foundations and their rampant mismanagement are in the news again. The Boston Globe did a major story and ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” devoted a recent show to the topic. The names may change..."
 
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GIVING BACK FUND SETS RECORD AT ANNUAL SUPER BOWL EVENT!

GBF's 2015 Super Bowl fundraiser witnessed extreme generosity resulting in record funding for the several charities benefited. The event defined the phrase "team effort", and we are so appreciative of the many people who joined together with such philanthropic hearts. Our thanks go out to these special stakeholders

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The following graphic represents the distribution of grants and program expenses by projects and donor-advised fund at The Giving Back Fund.  This information is just one of many tools that should be considered when evaluating the impact and effectiveness of charitable programs.