15 Most Generous American Donors in 2013
The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual ranking of the top 50 donors to charitable causes showed contributions rose 4% over 2012.
Fidelity Charitable’s Contributions, Grants Set Records
Fidelity Charitable, the largest provider of DAFs in the U.S., on Wednesday reported a record-breaking 30% increase in contributions for the first half of 2011.
Private Stock Finding Its Way Into Donor Advised Funds, Says Fidelity’s Valas
‘Complex’ assets, especially C- and S-Corp shares, can be particularly valuable when gifted to DAFs
Donor Advised Funds: Maximize the Tax Benefits, Build a Legacy
A DAF allows clients to create their own version of a family foundation.
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Reports Record Q1 Giving
Report attributes rise, in part, to stock market’s rebound and Japan disaster, and a more strategic view of giving.
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Set Record for Nonprofit Giving in 2010
Donors to the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund supported U.S. charities in record numbers in 2010, the Gift Fund reported Tuesday.
Donor Advised Funds: Busting the Myths, Experiencing the Reward
Don't let misunderstandings about donor-advised funds keep you from exploring this worthy charitable vehicle.
Fidelity Gift Fund Reports Surge in Grant Contributions
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund's (Gift Fund) donors made more than 152,000 grants totaling $531 million to nonprofits nationwide during the first half of 2010.
Fidelity Poll Says Charitable Giving May Rise to Offset Taxes
Advisors surveyed in a poll released July 21 by the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund expected clients' taxes to rise, and fully one quarter (26%) said they also expected clients to raise their level of charitable giving to offset the increase.
Who's Giving, and How, and Why?
If you're working with clients and want to encourage charitable giving, whom should you talk to, and how? "There is some limited anecdotal evidence that...