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How to Plan a Successful Philanthropy Event

How to Plan a Successful Philanthropy Event

Fundraising events can be a great way to raise both funds and awareness for an organization. However, these events do require a great deal of planning and expertise in the execution phase of the event.

Can the Tiny House Trend Help Homelessness?

Can the Tiny House Trend Help Homelessness?

Will modern consumerism allow the trend to become a helpful piece of infrastructure for the less fortunate? While we can only hope for the best, the answer is overwhelmingly pessimistic. Here’s why.

Advantages of Donor-Advised Funds

Advantages of Donor-Advised Funds

Donor-advised funds essentially serve as trust funds that are under the care of the charitable organization of your choice. You can make contributions into the fund at a designated rate, and the fund itself will gather interest and grow over time.

A History of Giving Tuesday

A History of Giving Tuesday

Since 2012, Giving Tuesday has been celebrated as a way to kick off a season of charity. It is always held on the Tuesday immediately after Thanksgiving, but is considered a global day of giving.

Philanthropy: Thinking Toward the Future

Philanthropy: Thinking Toward the Future

The best philanthropic ventures don’t just focus on initiatives that will be beneficial for the short-term. They look at long-term trends and ways to sustain positive change for years to come.