Eli Broad

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017

LA’s top philanthropist is retiring—but his money will continue to have long-lasting impacts: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-eli-broad-steps-back-20171012-story.html

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Don’t Do These Things

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017

If you only read one thing about fundraising this week, it should be this advice—then you should call me for help: http://www.socialvelocity.net/2015/05/5-fundraising-delusions-nonprofits-suffer/

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The Winners

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017

Four Angelenos win MacArthur Genius Awards this year, increasing our city’s footprint on American civil society: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-macarthur-fellows-2017-20171011-story.html  

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More on the Charitable Tax Deduction

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017

A Congressman proposes increasing the charitable tax deduction & a professor analyzes it, while the WaPo says the GOP tax plan will hurt charitable donations by increasing the standard deduction (3 links): http://thehill.com/policy/finance/354825-key-conservative-republican-eyes-bigger-tax-break-for-charity http://www.pbs.org/newshour/making-sense/analysis-tax-reform-impact-charitable-giving/...

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