Philanthropic Giving


Giving in Challenging Times
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
With the world facing one of the most difficult times at the moment, this guide offers both emerging and established donors a look at important questions and issues faced. Even the most seasoned
Do I Want a Donor-Advised Fund or a Private Foundation?
Warner Norcross & Judd
As individuals and families contemplate their charitable giving, they often consider forming a private foundation or creating a donor-advised fund. Understanding the pros and cons of each giving
Bridging the Power Divide: How Family Funders Share and Shift Power
National Center for Family Philanthropy
What does it mean for a family funder to share and shift power? Here are ideas and questions to help guide an internal discussion on how your policies and practices affect the power dynamics of your
Making a Difference: Private Foundations
When the next generation experiences the satisfaction of making a positive impact on the world, it can demonstrate to them the value of working together as a family for a common purpose and help
Options for Family Philanthropy: Comparing Donor-Advised Funds and Private Foundations
National Center for Family Philanthropy
When getting started with family philanthropy, a family has the option of choosing a donor-advised fund or establishing a private foundation. Each one has different requirements and management
Trends 2020 Executive Summary: Results of the Second National Benchmark Survey of Family Foundations
National Center for Family Philanthropy
In this Executive Summary of the Trends 2020 survey report, it shares the updated trends on the governance and management practices of U.S. family foundations, and includes new questions relevant to
Trends 2020 Report: Results of the Second National Benchmark Survey of Family Foundations
National Center for Family Philanthropy
In this Trends 2020 survey report, it focuses on the family foundation, the most common philanthropic vehicle for families seeking more structure, control, flexibility, next generation
The 4 Key Traits for Family Foundation Trailblazers
The 360 Group
Every new leader faces challenges. But for those who are breaking barriers within nonprofits or family foundations, the challenges are even more pronounced. The new leaders must find their footing
Why It Might Make Sense to Donate Your Best Investments Instead of Cash
Schwab Charitable
What might your best stock holding, a piece of real estate, shares in a privately held company, interests in private equity, venture or hedge funds, fine art, collectibles, and bitcoin have in common
How to Raise a Philanthropist
UMB Bank
By fostering the idea of giving from a young age, children can learn the value and joy in helping, sharing, and giving to those who have less than them. Instilling the core ideals of philanthropy in