Asking the right questions can help you make an informed decision about where to donate.
Learn the constructive approach to rejecting errant grant requests.
Learn how private foundations can run their own charitable programs.
Learn why you should create a mission statement—but not necessarily right away.
Further your charitable purpose by investing in for-profit entities and earning a return on that investment.
Use loans, loan guarantees, and equity investments to advance a private foundation’s charitable mission.
Learn how loan guarantees allow a private foundation to extend its credit to a grantee without disbursing cash.
Consider giving foundation members a portion of funds to donate as individuals.
Learn how to get public charity tax treatment for contributions to a private foundation.
Learn why cutting foundation expenses to the bone may result in less effective grantmaking.