Foundation Source report presents findings about the 98% “super-majority” of U.S. private foundations in 2012
Foundation Source reports shows that increased grantmaking, strong investment returns, and contributions from living donors create a ‘new narrative’ about private foundation behavior.
Smaller funders give bigger share of assets
Small to mid-size private foundations give more than twice the amount they are required to distribute, and the smallest foundations give away significantly more, new research shows.
Role of boards critical during crisis
While the job description for a nonprofit board member remains the same during good times and bad, experts say, there are key priorities for managing through a crisis.
Change afoot for Wachovia philanthropy
The bank’s purchase by Citigroup, Wells Fargo or both likely will mean Wachovia’s corporate-giving program and philanthropic-services division will see a shakeup.