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  • Donor Advised Funds

    I want to share a bit about a financial product that has jumped into the spotlight of charitable giving in the United States called a Donor Advised Fund (DAF). I’m a big fan, but there are several aspects of Donor Advised Funds that are problematic for donors and charities. Advantage and Scope “One-third of monthly […]

  • Alida’s Story

    Alida sits across from me at our small, round, tiled table in the garden. Her smile lights up any room she enters, or in this case, our little outside cove.  But the smile has come after much difficulty.   “I grew up in Gitega Province, Burundi, with my brother, my Mom, and a house full of children […]