The power of an anonymous gift

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Not everyone wants to be recognized for their contributions. How can anonymous gifts supercharge our Atlanta community? Here are a few examples of how anonymous donors made an impact in 2018: Grant Park Conservancy received funding to renovate three new ADA accessible picnic areas with heavy steel trash receptacles and …

Government shutdown impacts nonprofits as well as federal employees

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Portions of the federal government have been shut down for nearly a month in the longest governmental shutdown in our nation’s history. The consequences are far-reaching, affecting not only the employees that are not being paid, but also the beneficiaries of many of the shuttered programs. Many nonprofit organizations are …

Book Club: Explosion at Orly: The Disaster that Transformed Atlanta

James "Jamie" Tobias Book Club, Philanthropic Resources 0 Comments

By James “Jamie” Tobias, gift planning officer On the heels of another tremendous National Philanthropy Day and approaching the season of giving, philanthropy is a very present topic right now. Often philanthropy is an act of celebration in a moment of joy, but sometimes it comes from tragedy, as a …