Why is spend-down philanthropy increasingly popular?

spend-down philanthropy
Why is spend-down philanthropy increasingly popular? Before we answer the question, let’s define our terms. There are two basic types of charitable organizations and philanthropic concerns. One type is an open-ended, perpetually funded (or perpetually in need of funding) organization. The other is a type of foundation or organization that has funding but must spend it and accomplish their work within...
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Corporate Philanthropy: The Good and The Bad

corporate philanthropy
Corporate philanthropy sets companies apart from the pack. In their quest to gain market share and consumer dollars, they use various marketing strategies, including generosity. What is Corporate Philanthropy? Corporate philanthropy is a subset of corporate social responsibility (CSR), which is branding with a conscious. A business can’t be just about the bottom line. It has to improve the lives...
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4 Things To Know Before You Donate an Investment

Investment gifting is awesome.
While donations of any kind are appreciated, gifting investments benefits both the giver and the receiver. Here are four key things to know about this type of giving.
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