The Year in Review

Yes, I write a lot about donor-advised funds. That’s because their surge in popularity is the biggest story in philanthropy – and, to my mind, a growing threat to an already-battered nonprofit sector. Here are 2014’s eight biggest developments around the donor-advised...

No. DON’T Smile.

[Note: This post was published in similar form in the Chronicle of Philanthropy December 15, 2015.] The other day a nonprofit organization I admire sent out a Facebook posting that encouraged its supporters to shop at Amazon and to designate their organization as the...