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The New Authors of Philanthropic Legacy: Women

2018-01-18T21:05:43+00:00

Back in the 1960s and 1970s, as women began to venture into the workforce and become more independent, TV became rife with commercials themed around this newly empowered female persona. It didn't matter what the commercials were selling, the message was clear: women can make a difference in their lives and the lives of others. For [...]

The New Authors of Philanthropic Legacy: Women 2018-01-18T21:05:43+00:00

Tips for Choosing the Right Charity

2017-12-21T13:53:00+00:00

If you’re like many people who establish a donor-advised fund for philanthropic giving, you probably already have a passion for certain causes. Often, individuals and families set up donor-advised funds out of a strong desire to share their blessings and make positive change in the world. Many donors have given to charities on an individual basis [...]

Tips for Choosing the Right Charity 2017-12-21T13:53:00+00:00

Closing the Generational Gap with Family Philanthropy

2017-12-19T18:07:38+00:00

A report published in 2012 by Pew Research Center shows that fully 50% of successful individuals worry that their children, or other heirs, do not have the proper financial skills to handle inherited wealth. If half are concerned about this, it’s likely that the other half should be. In 1877, when Cornelius Vanderbilt died, he was [...]

Closing the Generational Gap with Family Philanthropy 2017-12-19T18:07:38+00:00

Why Support Favorite Causes Through a Donor Advised Fund?

2017-11-30T16:26:00+00:00

A donor-advised fund can help you maximize the power of your philanthropy. Many of us procrastinate until the last minute to consider donating to charities at year-end. If this describes you, don’t feel bad, you’re in good company. But you can do something about it. A donor advised fund can help you with both short and [...]

Why Support Favorite Causes Through a Donor Advised Fund? 2017-11-30T16:26:00+00:00