IU’s new school of philanthropy made possible by Lilly Endowment

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Indiana is now home to the nation’s first school of philanthropy and the school will carry a name long associated with generosity.

The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy has been made possible by a grant from the Lilly Endowment.

The school has already provided training for nonprofit professionals in more than 40 countries. It also allows students to research women’s philanthropy and the relationship between religion and philanthropy.

In all, Lilly has donated more than $80 million to improve and expand philanthropy at IU.