Consider the Coconut: Moana and Family Philanthropy

Posted on March 28, 2017

Catchy doesn’t even begin to describe Disney’s Moana. It’s got all the makings of a great children’s movie — beautiful animation, quirky sidekicks, and the classic “coming of age” tale.  But Moana isn’t any typical “coming of age” story! What makes her unique also makes her a great model for intergenerational philanthropy. Hear me out… The first song is essentially… Read More

Common causes of conflict

Posted on May 16, 2014 by National Center for Family Philanthropy

Whatever differences your family may have, those differences need not get in the way of your philanthropic goals. Your challenge is to find ways to channel the bonds of family in the service of a shared vision and anticipate the conflicts that inevitably arise… Read More

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