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“Love My Credit Union” – Credit Unions Giving Back to Their Communities

Credit unions often seek to help members in their communities. This also leads to credit unions teaming up with one another and to make a larger impact. The "Love My Credit Union" campaign is a great example of this.What is the "Love My Credit Union" CampaignThe "Love My Credit Union" campaign, formally "Share the Love," is a nationwide video contest for credit unions and credit union support organizations. Credit unions can submit videos that highlight their efforts in giving back to their communities. This allows credit unions to share what they have accomplished through charity work, fundraisers, and other positive...
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Charitable Foundations: The Essential Guide to Giving and Compliance Philanthropy Charitable Giving

Charitable Foundations: The Essential Guide to Giving and Compliance

Charitable Foundations: The Essential Guide to Giving and Compliance Charitable Foundations: The Essential Guide to Giving and ComplianceFoundation trustees and officers bear the legal obligation to ensure that moneys entrusted to the foundation for charitable purposes will be used for those purposes. However, highly complex statutes and regulations set forth numerous requirements and prohibitions. How can officers and trustees recognize when rules are about to be violated or know what questions to ask to elicit key information about an issue? For example, What types of grants are off limits to a charitable foundation? What steps does a charitable foundation have...
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Tips For Charitable Donation Philanthropy Charitable Giving

Tips For Charitable Donation

Because of rising cost of business expenses, no funding from the government, and a higher demand for their services, charitable organizations are staying in business by requesting bigger donations from more donors over and over again than ever before.Donors should excercise caution, plan their donations well and require accountability of the organizations asking for their support.Personal donations account for more than 80% of the money charities in this country obtain. In order to ascertain that these benvolent givers are not ripped off and to ensure they use good judgment in giving, the BBB Wise Giving Alliance (the Alliance) offers the...
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Charitable Donation Tips Philanthropy Charitable Giving

Charitable Donation Tips

Because of rising cost of business expenses, no funding from the government, and a higher demand for their services, charitable organizations are staying in business by requesting bigger donations from more donors over and over again than ever before.Donors should know exactly how they intend on donating to a charity and demand accountability of the organizations asking for their support.Personal donations account for more than 80% of the money charities in this country obtain. In order to ascertain that these benvolent givers are not ripped off and to ensure they use good judgment in giving, the BBB Wise Giving Alliance...
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Uncovering Trump: The Truth Behind Donald Trump’s Charitable Giving Philanthropy Charitable Giving

Uncovering Trump: The Truth Behind Donald Trump’s Charitable Giving

Uncovering Trump: The Truth Behind Donald Trump's Charitable Giving From David A. Fahrenthold, winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting, comes a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the stories and scandals of Donald Trump’s campaign. In February of 2016, Donald Trump promised million in donations, including million from his own pocket, to local charities along his campaign trail. But by the time he won the New Hampshire primary, he had stopped giving away money and had donated far less than his pledged amount. Washington Post reporter David A. Fahrenthold went in search of the missing money, and found a...
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