Crowdfunding Enters the Charitable Giving Tool Kit
Nonprofit organizations and other charitable groups focused on worthy causes are always on the lookout for new ways to raise funds. Crowdfunding, an offshoot of crowdsourcing, is gaining traction as a tool for nonprofits and philanthropists.
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: Page Snow on Advisors and 'Impact' Investing
If you want wealthy clients, learn about a new trend of mission-related investments. Page Eberstadt Snow, Foundation Source's chief philanthropic officer, says private foundations are judging advisors by their expertise in this area.
It may be mid-December, but there is still time for clients to establish a private charitable foundation or donor-advised fund in 2008 and receive a...