New Hire Roundup: Fidelity Charitable Names Danforth President
Also, Ron Carson was named to the board of trustees of the American College, and the Withers Consulting Group welcomed David Burleigh.
Tax Uncertainty Drives Record DAF Grants: Fidelity Charitable
Donor-advised fund contributions rose 5% from the period last year, Fidelity says.
New Widget Makes Donor-Advised Fund Giving Easier
A group of donor-advised fund sponsors and nonprofit groups have developed a widget designed to help nonprofits simplify charitable giving and tap into DAFs.
Fidelity Charitable Sees Record Grants and Contributions in 2012
Last year’s improved stock market and economic conditions—and an uncertain tax environment—made donors feel more charitable.
Fidelity Charitable Offers 4 Strategies for Giving in Fluid Tax Environment
Last week, Fidelity Charitable rolled out an online Giving & Taxes Center to help philanthropists find the best approaches to funding giving plans now and in the future.
Clients Give More to Charity Than Advisors Think
New research from Fidelity Charitable shows that more wealthy individuals who use financial advisors are giving to charity than advisors estimate. They are also giving at higher levels.
LinkedIn Group Aids Advisors With Charity Planning
Fidelity Charitable on Tuesday introduced a LinkedIn group as a resource for professional advisors involved in charitable planning.
Fidelity Charitable Announces New Advisor Platform
GivingCentral allows advisors to set up and manage Giving Accounts, and make contributions to Fidelity Charitable on behalf of their clients, all online.
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.
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.