Category Planned Giving

Professor Russell James, JD, PhD, CFP

Smarter ways to give: Top tax tips

In September 2022, Professor Russell James, JD, PhD, CFP,® Director of Graduate Studies in Charitable Financial Planning at Texas Tech University, joined Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund for an event that gave donors the latest tips to make…


Working to defy cancer: Meet Erin McKenna

This post is part of a series highlighting staff members within Dana-Farber Cancer Institute & The Jimmy Fund’s Division of Philanthropy, to give supporters an inside peek at life at New England’s favorite charity. Today, we’re talking to Erin McKenna,…


Defying Cancer now and far into the future

Hy Darling is an estate planning professional, so he knows the value of including charity in a will. He also knows the far-reaching impact that Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has—and the importance of advancing cancer research and care. Including Dana-Farber in…


‘Spectacular’ care spurs bequest to defy cancer

For Andrea Abraham, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is like family. And just as her four grandchildren will carry on her memory for years to come, Andrea knows the importance of leaving a legacy for her Dana-Farber family, too. A trustee since…