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How to Teach Generosity to Your Children

Teach generosity at home by modeling and talking about giving

Every parent is in the business of transferring values to their children, whether they’ve thought a lot about it or not. Children pick up on values by observing what’s important to their parents and what’s not. Children also catch values by how their parents choose to spend time together as a » 

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5 Trends to Watch in Family Foundations

Several trends in family foundations are developing rapidly.

For many in the philanthropy world, private family foundations are an assumed part of life. But they didn’t always occupy such a key role in American philanthropy, and these foundations will continue to evolve. In an article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy, Virginia Esposito of the National » 

Charitable Giving on the Way Down in 2019?

Expect to see the full impact of tax reform on charitable giving in the rest of 2019.

Philanthropy experts predicted that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 would cause a big drop in charitable giving. The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy published a study in May of that year projecting that tax changes would depress giving by some $13.1 billion annually. The »