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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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Where Is Giving Going in 2018?

Anytime you want to look ahead, it’s often helpful to look back. With 2017 in the books, we won’t know for quite some time the final results for charitable giving. The last full year of numbers (2016) from Giving USA was reported in the July 2017 Chronicle of Philanthropy. What did 2016 tell  »  Read More

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