Philanthropy Focus: Page Snow on Private Foundation Fundraising
Private foundations that actively raise funds are usually thought to need extra money. Now, this notion is being turned on its head, according to Page Eberstadt Snow of Foundation Source, the private foundation outsourcing firm.
Philanthropy Focus: 10 Creative Ways to Use Your Private Foundation
Berit Ashla, a San Francisco-based philanthropic director of Foundation Source, the private foundation outsource company, lists options available to unleash the most bang out of your foundation's dollars.
5 Online Tools to Facilitate Charitable Giving
Many donors, especially those who are planning large gifts, want to know how to make their gifts more effective or to fill gaps in funding. Several online providers can meet these needs.
Wealthy Women Chief Decision Makers About Charitable Giving
Women are different from men in many respects, not least in their influence over charitable giving decisions, according to the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Study of High Net Worth Women's Philanthropy, released Monday.
Tax and Philanthropy Focus: Year-End Giving Made Easy
Last minute tax planning might very well include giving some wealth away, to your clients' benefit, and society's.
Philanthropy Focus: Schwab Charitable Reports 76% Jump in Contributions
Schwab donor advised fund’s Laughton says philanthropic trends are looking good: grant-making was up 35% through November 2011 at Schwab Charitable.
Philanthropy Focus: US Bank and the UHNW, Pt 3—Family Retreats; Investing
At Ascent, clients are asked about the purpose behind their money, to see what kind of impact they want from their philanthropy.
Philanthropy Focus: A Warning for Volunteer Board Members
Wealth managers can play a key role in making sure their HNW clients' philanthropic activities don't come back to bite them.
Philanthropy Focus: DAFs Get a Nod From Treasury
A Treasury report of donor-advised funds finds that their payouts are not below average, but a powerful critic was not assuaged.
Philanthropy Focus: US Bank and the UHNW, Pt. 2—Entrepreneurs
Michael Cole, president of US Bank's Ascent Private Capital Management, says that UHNW clients can find community around philanthropy, and can use their entrepreneurial skills as well.