Comparing direct gifts, donor-advised funds, private foundations, and supporting organizations

This simple chart compares four common vehicles for family philanthropy over a variety of considerations, including control, privacy, governance and succession options, administrative and management costs, and tax deductions and gift valuation.

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This Content Collection highlights key factors and questions you'll need to consider as you chart your path forward, and provides guidance on which vehicle(s) will be best matched for your long-term goals.

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