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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  »  Read More

Private Foundations and Donor Advised Funds: 5 Key Comparisons

What are the key differences between donor advised funds and private foundations? Today, there are 86,516 private foundations in the country containing $855.81 billion in assets and making $49 billion in grants. By comparison, there are five times as many donor advised funds—463,622 with $110  »  Read More

I Got a Letter from Herman the Other Day…

Herman was one of our first clients. He’d had an account with another donor advised fund firm. But he switched to us. He liked the fact that our mission was about building the kingdom of God. If he was going to pay an administrative fee, he wanted it to come to us. But the fact that he wrote  »  Read More

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