NEW YORK, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Private Investors (IPI) is pleased to announce the inaugural Jones Prize in Philanthropy. The prize, in the form of a $25,000 cash grant to a non-profit, will be awarded at IPI's 25th anniversary event this May in New York.
IPI, in partnership with the Dennis M. Jones Family Foundation, will present this award to an individual under the age of 40 who exemplifies dedication to service.
The goal of The Jones Prize is to lift up and inspire the spirit of giving. We are seeking an individual whom you feel upholds the ideals of philanthropy. Is there somebody you know whose outstanding contribution to philanthropy deserves such a prize?
"This fresh and exciting award honors an under 40 individual for his or her work in service that truly stands out," says IPI President Brien Biondi. "This unprecedented cash grant is being awarded for the inspiration behind the give back."
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The Institute for Private Investors is a private membership organization offering non-commercial investor education, in-person networking and an online community to more than 1,000 ultra-high-net-worth investors from over 30 countries and 41 U.S. states. Founded in 1991, Families of substantial wealth rely on IPI to provide a safe harbor where they can learn from each other and leading experts, while fostering lifelong relationships with like-minded peers. The Institute for Private Investors helps its members become better stewards of their wealth and make more informed decisions for their future legacy.In 1999, IPI created the nation's first private wealth management curriculum for principals and continues to collaborate on weeklong programs with The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. An affiliated company, the Investor Education Collaborative, LLC, was formed in 2004 to offer experiential educational formats and online classes. For more information: www.instituteforprivateinvestors.com
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SOURCE Institute for Private Investors