Capital Campaigns & the role of Trusts and Foundations [Strategic Grants blog]

Trusts and Foundations (T&F’s), including Private and Public Ancillary Funds, play a pivotal role in raising capital dollars. T&F’s should be considered, and treated, as a Major Donor – …

Giving USA 2021: In a year of unprecedented events and challenges, charitable giving reached a record $471.44 billion in 2020 [IU-Lilly Family School of Philanthropy]

“Unprecedented developments in 2020 including the global pandemic, the ensuing economic crisis, and efforts to advance racial justice created intense, widespread need and significantly increased the demand upon nonprofit …

Impact of the Rise of Commercial Donor-Advised Funds on the Charitable Landscape (1991-2019)

The first commercial donor-advised fund, Fidelity Charitable, began operating in 1991. Since then, donor-advised funds have experienced exponential growth in contributions and assets. Today there is over $140 billion …

Legal environment for philanthropy in Europe [Philanthropy Advocacy]

“European philanthropy is as diverse as European societies. This latest research conducted by leading experts provides insights into the legal and fiscal landscape of philanthropy across Europe. Each profile …