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March 17, 2020

Philanthropy In The Age Of COVID-19

The global COVID-19 crisis raises questions for a number of areas and philanthropy is certainly

March 11, 2020

Tax Benefits of Creating a Private Foundation

In the tax-filing season thoughts turn to a number of structures that mitigate levies while also

March 4, 2020

Canada's Slaight Foundation Continues Big Gift Trend

The foundation was created by Allan Slaight, one of Canada's wealthiest men, and a prominent figure

March 2, 2020

UBS, Bloomberg Widen "Girls Take Finance" Program, Include More Cities

The venture is an attempt to get more young women interested in a financial sector career, tapping

February 24, 2020

Real Estate Billionaire Donates $100 Million To Education, Research Center

The trend of major gifts to universities and other education organizations in the US continues. The

February 19, 2020

Vanguard Charitable Salutes Passing $10 Billion Grant Milestone

The model of the donor advised fund is now channeling billions of dollars towards various

January 29, 2020

Private Equity House Buys Foundations Service Provider

A business set up by philanthropists and serial entrepreneurs to help manage charitable giving has

January 6, 2020

US Tax Changes Affect Private Foundations

Rules put into law at the end of last year - and little discussed outside narrow circles - will

January 2, 2020

Paying It Forward: A Donor’s Manual to Scholarships

Funding college scholarships is a central feature of education philanthropy. The area is full of

December 18, 2019

Scaling Up Philanthropy - The View From UBS

It is the world's largest wealth management firm and it is also a major player advising clients

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