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US giving reached a near-record $450 billion in 2019 funding

Jun. 17, 2020 11:00 am

US giving reached a near-record $450 billion in 2019

It’s too soon to tell about 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the recession underway and widespread social movements for racial justice, but guest columnist Anna Pruitt looks at three long-term trends to watch.
Astrological philanthrophy? Let’s talk zodiac sun signs and giving in 2020 purpose

Jan. 1, 2020 7:31 am

Astrological philanthrophy? Let’s talk zodiac sun signs and giving in 2020

According to an Aug. 2019 MTV poll, one third of Gen Zers decide who they date based on astrology. Could deciding what social impact org to donate to be next? Just for fun, we imagine what that might look like.
#GivingTuesday is almost here. How will you help transform Philadelphia? purpose

Nov. 19, 2019 8:00 am

#GivingTuesday is almost here. How will you help transform Philadelphia?

Celebrate GivingTuesday on December 3, and join millions around the world participating in the global generosity movement.
The appeal of collective giving purpose

Oct. 31, 2019 12:30 pm

The appeal of collective giving

From nonprofit organizations to the broader community to the women members who join together, collective giving can make a world of difference, say guest columnists Mary Broach and Beth Dahle.
How to decide which organization gets your money method

Jun. 14, 2019 7:34 am

How to decide which organization gets your money

Columnist Valerie Johnson outlines how to get "a good read on who is doing good work, who is using donations responsibly, and who is really meeting their mission."
Philanthropy Network and Chamber of Commerce release corporate social responsibility report purpose

May 15, 2019 10:24 am

Philanthropy Network and Chamber of Commerce release corporate social responsibility report

"How Employers Give: A Look at Philanthropy and Volunteerism in Philadelphia" outlines how the business community of Philadelphia engages in philanthropy, the scale and scope of those philanthropic activities, and the impact on communities in recent years.
Triskeles Foundation is hosting a ‘philanthro-raffle’ and the winner gets their own donor-advised fund funding

May 14, 2018 10:40 am

Triskeles Foundation is hosting a ‘philanthro-raffle’ and the winner gets their own donor-advised fund

The nonprofit will gift one such fund on June 1. Here's how to play along.
‘Nonprofits need to rally quickly’ to stave off the worst effects of the new tax law funding

Jan. 9, 2018 12:41 pm

‘Nonprofits need to rally quickly’ to stave off the worst effects of the new tax law

With the passage of the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, nonprofits should be prepared to engage in policy advocacy, especially at the state and local level.
Should I give to paid canvassers? funding

Jan. 4, 2018 9:39 am

Should I give to paid canvassers?

"How to Give" columnist Lansie Sylvia's not a fan. Here's why.
Philly’s poverty problem is also a housing security problem funding

Dec. 21, 2017 7:21 am

Philly’s poverty problem is also a housing security problem

Columnist Akeem Dixon talks with Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia's Kathryn Fernandez about holiday giving and housing in the nation's poorest big city.

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