Are We Becoming Less Generous?

Are We Becoming Less Generous?

If generosity seems a little lacking these days, it’s because it probably is. According to the latest annual World Giving Index by the international Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), the trend for charitable behaviors is declining. The 2017 index released in September...
The Importance of Giving

The Importance of Giving

As we approach Thanksgiving, it’s the perfect time to not only give thanks for everything you have, but to think about giving back. The United States Census Bureau estimated in 2015 that over 43 million Americans were living in poverty. And when you look further...
All About Charity Organizations

All About Charity Organizations

With many different names for charitable organizations – charities, foundations, non-profit – you might be wondering what the differences are between all of the not-for-profit organizations out there. Or is there any difference at all? In this blog post, we take a...
Poverty in the United States

Poverty in the United States

The latest American Community Survey (ACS) was released by the U.S. Census Bureau on September 14, 2017. The ACS is an annual survey that provides information about income, housing, education, health insurance, poverty, and many other data sets. “The American...