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A Stellar Year for Philanthropy

Giving USA, the longest-running report of charitable giving in the United States, is an important tool for nonprofit professionals to understand what is happening across the sector. The latest Giving USA
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In 2013, the first version of this paper was published in Advancing Philanthropy. With the 2015 US Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges securing marriage equality, and the increased
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The Ant and the Grasshopper, one of Aesop’s Fables, is the story of the grasshopper who plays and frolics all summer long, while the ant plans and works for the
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A capital campaign is a powerful, one-of-a-kind opportunity to transform your organization. When done correctly, a capital campaign: Renews and deepens existing donor relationships; Builds new relationships and a broader
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Q: What general trends have you noticed lately among arts and culture organizations? Has anything changed significantly over the past few years? A: Leaders in arts and culture recognize that old
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Cincinnati Ballet’s Move to a New $30M Center Will Be Transformational  Cincinnati Business Courier By Tom Demeropolis  – Senior Staff Reporter Original article Driving into downtown Cincinnati, it’s easy to
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The Giving Institute is comprised of 34 member firms who have embraced and embodied the core values of ethics, excellence, and leadership in advancing philanthropy. Serving clients of every size
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