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Opinion: More money than ever was donated in 2020, but is that the best we can do?

Laura MacDonald originally authored this article for the Columbus Dispatch on June 30, 2021.  “Charitable giving reached an all-time high of $471 billion as donors responded to the suffering caused
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As the chair of the Giving USA Foundation and principal and founder of Benefactor Group, Laura MacDonald penned an Op-Ed recently published in the Columbus Dispatch, More money than ever
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Originally posted at OhioHumanities.org. Ohio Humanities announced the appointment of Rebecca Brown Asmo as the organization’s newest Executive Director. Brown Asmo comes to Ohio Humanities with a breadth of experience
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Giving USA is here and we are diving into the data to see what it means for giving in 2021 and beyond.

Operationalizing your strategic plan You’ve had your strategic planning retreat, decided on your objectives, and identified the activities that will make those objectives happen. Maybe you’ve even turned your plain
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About the Leadership Series Good leadership is easy to spot, but hard to define. Popular idioms point to leadership as influence, or hope, or the ability to translate vision to
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We were honored to host a thoughtful conversation with three nonprofit leaders with whom we are proud to work. LaTida Smith CEO Moses Taylor Foundation Layli Maparyan Executive Director Wellesley
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