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Partner Webinar: Tony Macklin Speaks on Balancing Purpose and Payout

Posted on October 16, 2020 by Forefront, Tony Macklin

Tony Macklin, author of the Balancing Purpose, Payout, and Permanence report, will be a panelist on an upcoming Forefront webinar. This conversation will focus on recent calls for foundations to increase the percentage of assets they pay out each year. Marcia Festen, Executive Director of the McDougal Family Foundation, will also be speaking on the panel. Endowed foundations have responded… Read More