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Study: Donors Care More About How Money Is Spent Than Results

Some 46 percent of those surveyed by the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, a charity watchdog, said they base their trust in a nonprofit on its finances, which include the amount spent on overhead costs like salaries and fundraising versus allocations to its programs. [More...]
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Donor-Advised Funds: Changing the Face of Philanthropy

Donor-advised funds controlled by investment firms are now among the largest U.S. charities But is that a good thing? [More...]
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A Call to Action for Funders: Listen to Your Grantees

Beneficiary feedback is a mouthful, but basically it means that nonprofits and foundations should listen to, learn from, and act upon what we hear from the people we seek to help, says a new report from the Center for Effective Philanthropy. [More...]
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Survey Finds Funders Lack Understanding of Nonprofit Needs

The good news: nonprofit leaders believe the foundations that best understand their beneficiaries' needs are actively engaged with the organization and its work; and are open, humble, and collaborative in their approach. [More...]
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New Resource Helps Multigenerational Philanthropic Families Explore Priorities

21/64, in partnership with Relatives Solutions, has created the Family Diagram as a resource for family members and their advisors interested in exploring family histories in order to gain deeper insights into the family dynamic in operation today. [More...]