Philanthropy in uncertain times

Posted on March 22, 2002 by Robert F. Sharpe

This article from Trusts and Estates looks at some of the advantageous options available to donors and philanthropic families in challenging economic times. ‘Governments continue even in the worst of economic times,’ notes the article’s author, Robert F. Sharpe, Jr. ‘But what of the nonprofit sector? How does this sector fare during difficult economic times? Is it societal ‘fluff’ that… Read More

Raising responsible children of wealth

Posted on May 22, 2001 by Helene Stein, Marcia Brier

How can you prepare your children for the social and financial responsibilities of wealth? What behaviors can you exhibit to help with this preparation? This article describes how a child may grow into his/her role as a contributing citizen of society, and the importance of a parent’s everyday actions in helping to guide that growth… Read More

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