Where Mission Meets Money

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A spending plan isn’t just a “grantmaking budget”—although it’s certainly that. First and foremost, it’s a plan. Many foundation boards […]

Next Gen Leads Family Foundation Transition

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Katherine Lorenz represents the succeeding generation of The Giving Pledge signators. As such, she’ll be responsible for fulfilling the philanthropic […]

Succession Happens

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Mary Galeti shares how her family’s foundation became a tool for legacy and personal discovery after the deaths of the […]

My Father’s Shadow

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A parent’s success, fame, and achievement can be a complicated legacy for the next generation. Author Christina Lewis Halpern lost […]

The Conduit Election

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Conduit elections allow foundations to get a fair-market-value deduction for contributions of appreciated, long-term capital assets.