10 Richest Foundations Are Still Recovering From Recession
The 10 wealthiest U.S. foundations are now worth $110 billion, but are still $20 billion below their value in 2007. Only one increased its giving.
American Volunteerism Hit Bottom in 2013
The number of Americans volunteering for nonprofits hit a new low in 2013, according to an analysis of federal statistics by The Chronicle of Philanthropy.
Nonprofits Ask: What Economic Recovery?
Many charities are facing daunting financial situations and are looking at new ways to secure their future, the Nonprofit Finance Fund says.
More Money, More (Tax) Problems: How HNWs Can Reduce Their Tax Bills
Estate planning attorney Scott Squillace talks to ThinkAdvisor about how HNW clients can minimize taxes through charitable giving, loss harvesting and other strategies.
GOP Tax Reform’s Effect on Charitable Giving
The comprehensive tax reform proposal Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich., introduced in February would make significant changes to charitable contributions.
Small Charities’ Investment Returns Trailed Broader Market in 2013
Many small nonprofits deviated from their investment strategies and failed to monitor advisor fees, Raffa Wealth Management found.
Big Foundations Replenish Coffers Gutted by Recession
New pet causes include telemedicine and fracking — yes, fracking.
Cheerfully Charitable at Schwab
Schwab Charitable's Kim Laughton gets to the nub of why advisors should make charitable planning and community activity a focus of their practices.
Crowdfunding Site Guidelines for Charitable Fundraisers
At the SXSW Interactive festival in Austin, Texas, two major crowdfunding players proposed best practices for sites raising money for nonprofits.
5 Commonly Overlooked Tax Planning Strategies
Here are a few tips that will make the road to April 15 less painful and will potentially save your clients money.