Thursday, March 31, 2005

The Unsung Heroes of Philanthropy

We knew it all along. A recent study by Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University reports that families that have household incomes of $100,000 or less contribute 59% of all charitable dollars.

Monday, March 21, 2005

An Interesting Read

If you are looking for an interesting read ongiving, “Can’t Take It With You: The Art of Making and Giving Money” by Lewis Cullman, is a good bet.

Sunday, March 20, 2005

Wills

Many people wonder if they really need a will. In fact according to one recent study 7 out of ten of us will die without leaving a will. Some people mistakenly believe that having a legal will, cause our loved ones to be hampered with extra expenses. Others do not feel they have enough assets to warrant contacting an attorney to write a will.

Wednesday, March 16, 2005

Philanthropy, Not Just for Breakfast Anymore

So just what is philanthropy anyway?

Tuesday, March 15, 2005

Hello

Hi and welcome to the ordinary person’s guide to charitable giving. The purpose of this Blog is first, to encourage giving 501(c) 3 and like organizations. The second purpose is to provide a forum to share ideas. Copyright Jane King 2005