The next step in corporate philanthropy

Why do corporations aim to optimize all aspects of their business besides giving? The end of the 20th century saw a clear pivot in what society expects of corporations. In addition to conducting ethical business practices, society increasingly wants to see corporations playing a key role in addressing intractable social problems like poverty and climate change. Corporations responded. Read More

Creating a private foundation is but one approach to philanthropy

“I want to give back and make a difference in the world. I’ve been supporting my favorite charities when they ask for years now, but am I approaching my philanthropy in the smartest way?” I’ve heard variations of this sentiment from donors numerous times. They reflect on their giving and question whether the approach they have been using to give back is the best for both themselves and the issues that are dear to their heart. […]

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