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More than a third of family foundations uncertain about life span

Does your nonprofit receive funding from family foundations? If so, do you know the foundation’s intentions of lasting into perpetuity? While existing in perpetuity continues to be the norm for the majority of family foundations, according to an item in … Continue reading

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Foundation assets fall 27.8 percent

The assets of independent foundations lost 28.9 percent of their value last year, according to a survey conducted by the Council on Foundations, which polled 126 of its members. According to the February 11 Philanthropy Journal article, public foundations fared … Continue reading

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