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The Perpetuity\Spenddown Question
Sunday, January 17th, 2021
Legacy Interrupted: Overdependence without a Commitment Is Just a Bad Idea
December 9, 2020
This organization found itself written out of the will of its founder and benefactor when she died two years ago, and it...
Surviving Atlantic Philanthropies
September 16, 2020
Another Foundation Decides It’s Spend-Down Time
August 4, 2020
Lord Foundations Distribute $1 Billion in Four Big Flexible...
November 14, 2019
A Nonprofit Anomaly: Declaring “Mission Accomplished!”
October 25, 2019
Memphis-Based Plough Foundation Prepares to Close Its Doors...
August 23, 2019
Bullitt Foundation Elects for a Five-Year Wind-Down
June 14, 2019
The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation’s Bigger and Better Capi...
January 18, 2019
Edna McConnell Clark Foundation Expands Its Work and Plans I...
October 19, 2018
Atlantic Philanthropies: Lifetime Fellowships as a Legacy St...
July 26, 2018
Voices from the Field: Time for an Emergency Charity Stimulus
May 14, 2020
More Foundations Are Opting Out of Perpetuity—So What?
January 21, 2020
Reshaping the Corporation to Avoid the Dangers of Perpetual Life
Dr. Shann Turnbull
June 4, 2019
Starting to Demystify the Donor-Advised Fund
April 13, 2018
Right-on-Time Philanthropy at Ralph C. Wilson: Big Money Meets a Looming Problem
April 4, 2018
Have Donor-Advised Funds and Other Philanthropic Innovations Changed the Flow of Giving in the United States?
Patrick M. Rooney
November 7, 2017
Detroit Philanthropy Joins Amazon Fray—Is There a Better Way?
October 10, 2017
Detroit-based Spend-down Foundation Is Having Trouble Spending Down
June 21, 2017
The Wherewithal of Society: An Accountability Challenge to Private Enterprise
June 21, 2017
The Formidable Edna McConnell Clark Foundation Bets the Farm and Opts for Sunsetting
December 14, 2016
Philanthropy as Team Sport: $1.2B Spend-down Foundation to Serve Detroit and Buffalo
October 3, 2016
“Deliberate Deployment” or Perpetuity? Questions to Inform Timing Strategies for Philanthropy
March 8, 2013