News results for Philanthropy

April 8, 2020

Philanthropy Surges In Fighting Pandemic

Visit the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation website and the first message that greets you is “All

March 24, 2020

NYC's Coronavirus Fight Highlights Big Gift Philanthropy Trend

Medicine has often been at the center of large monetary and real-asset gifts in philanthropy, and

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

Comment & Analysis results for Philanthropy

December 1, 2016

Charitable Giving Via DAFs Surges Over Past Decade, Highlighting Philanthropy Trend - Study

A report from one of the largest charitable giving organizations in the US sheds light on the

February 22, 2016

FEATURE: The Effect Of Self-Made Versus Dynastic Wealth On Charitable Behavior

Family Wealth Report explores whether an individual's source of wealth is likely to influence their

October 21, 2014

Study Of HNW Philanthropy Finds Significant Shifts, Consistent Themes In US Giving

Average donations to charity by wealthy households shot up 28 per cent last year to $68,580,

March 7, 2014

Private Foundations Shouldn't Be Scared Of Program-Related Investments, Says FL-Based Law Firm

Program-related investments are under-used yet offer a positive way of “multiplying the use of

June 15, 2012

A Family Foundation Trustee “To Do” List

In her quarterly column for Family Wealth Report on trends in the world of philanthropy, Meg Lassar