Donor-advised funds: How to make sure they strengthen our communities

Douglas Kridler, Alicia Philipp, Lorie Slutsky, Steve Seleznow and Max Williams News 0 Comments

Last month, NPQ published three articles on donor-advised funds (DAFs). Our goal is to foster conversation regarding appropriate external and self-regulation for the field. We also invited additional contributions. This contribution to the dialogue from five community foundation leaders speaks to how they view the role of donor-advised funds and urges caution before rushing …

Children explore the power of giving time, talent and treasure at Planet Philanthropy

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The children and grandchildren of our donors had an entertaining and educational time at Planet Philanthropy on Saturday, August 18. This year, Planet Philanthropy took root at Trees Atlanta, one of our 2017 Managing for Excellence recipients. After a morning of learning about trees on the Beltline’s Tree Arboretum and …

Wake Up, Atlanta begins season two

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Since 2010, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta (AAAJ-A) has worked to protect and defend the civil rights of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders (AANHPIs) in Georgia and the Southeast through public policy, legal services, civic engagement, community organizing and leadership development. AAAJ-A is the first legal and …