The Dark Side of Fundraising on Facebook

  This year’s #GivingTuesday was a roaring success. Nonprofits raised 17 percent more than they did last year, with more than 4 million individual donors contributing a staggering $380 million. Concerns that grassroots donors would be exhausted by “rage giving” proved unfounded. Facebook played a…

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The Primacy Of Donor-Advised Funds

The nonprofit sector is bracing for what could be one of the greatest decreases in philanthropic giving in the modern era. The GOP’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 has greatly reduced tax-related incentives for people to make charitable donations. Experts project that the…

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#GivingTuesday

Facebook Will Be Indispensable for #GivingTuesday 2018

  #GivingTuesday—the fundraising holiday that immediately follows the consumer-oriented Black Friday—has grown each year since its inauguration in 2012, generating millions of dollars in vital funding for nonprofits around the world. U.S. nonprofits collected a staggering $180 million in 2016, and last year’s #GivingTuesday raised…

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No on Kavanaugh

  A scheduled appearance by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford before the Senate Judiciary Committee next Monday has been put on pause. Ford has requested that the FBI investigate Kavanaugh further before she testifies. Ford has accused Kavanaugh of a violent…

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