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 …

Community foundations have no interest other than to serve

Alicia Philipp News 0 Comments

The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta sent the following letter to the New York Times’ business writer David Gelles, in response to his August 3, 2018 article, “How Tech Billionaires Hack the Taxes with a Philanthropic Loophole.” — David, Let us set the record straight. At a time when charitable …