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The Oklahoma Attorney General calls it a review of fundraising and solicitation practices. The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) essentially sees it as a political attack.
ASAE – The Center for Association Leadership is accepting applications for open positions on the ASAE and ASAE Foundation Board of Directors to help lead the association dedicated to advancing the profession of association management.
Donor-advised funds (DAFs) continued to increase last year, increasing 25 percent from 2013 according to a new report from Schwab Charitable.
Bill and Melinda Gates have made a big bet: During the next 15 years the lives of poor people will improve faster than at any other time in history, and that their lives will improve more than anyone else’s. “We’re putting our credibility, time, and money behind this bet — and asking others to join us — because we think there has never been a better time to accelerate progress and have a big impact around the world,” they wrote in their foundation’s annual letter.
The charitable sector has reason for at least some guarded optimism after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last night, when he proposed various initiatives aimed at growing the middle class and stemming the growing divide between rich and poor.
Nearly 91 percent of nonprofits report they plan to use a variety of management “tools” during the course of the year, according to a new survey by the Bridgespan Group.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced it has received a $50 million gift from philanthropist Raymond G. Perelman. An eight-acre portion of CHOP’s campus will be renamed the Raymond G. Perelman Campus, and the gift will establish the Raymond G. Perelman Research Fund.
Faced with a goal to raise $600,000 by the end of this month or risk the 2015-16 season of performances at Broward Center for the Performing Arts (BCPA), the Florida Grand Opera (FGO) announced that an anonymous donor would match all donations made before Jan. 31.
Here is given, generic to the media-loaded second decade of the 21st century:
It’s not a secret anymore that #GivingTuesday is gaining momentum. The percentage of both total dollars and number of donations made on #GivingTuesday in 2012 was 1.3 percent of year-end giving. That increased to 3.8 percent of total year-end dollars and 4.2 percent of all gifts by 2014.
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