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Ego, Giving and the Jewish Tradition

Written by Robert Evans | Posted on Nov 20, 2014

Is the Jewish concept of Tzedakah inherently different from contemporary philanthropy? Does Jewish tradition demand total altruism, or does it make room for a complex mix of motivating factors behind good deeds? In this piece, the authors interview two well known rabbis to address these and other questions related to giving.

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Ask the Fundraising Experts:

Written by Robert Evans | Posted on Nov 09, 2014

Question:  I have been reading and hearing a lot about donor advised funds. How can my organization tap into this funding source?

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When a Donation Steers Off Course

Written by Bryan Schwartzman | Posted on Nov 07, 2014

What do our own Robert Evans and Garth Brooks have in common?  They are both featured in the NY Times article titled “When a Donation Steers Off Course.”

What happens when a donor feels that an organization isn’t losing his or her gift properly? At the most extreme case, a lawsuit can result, which is what happened several years ago involving a donation made by country music superstar Garth Brooks.

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