News & Updates

Read the Wise Giving Wednesday blog each week to keep up to date on charity issues.

Donors Confused about “Charity Impact” According to Study by BBB’s Give.org

Almost half of adult Americans are unclear about what “charity impact” means according to new survey research released today by BBB’s Give.org, the standards-based charity evaluation group.
Jun 09, 2021

Wise Giving Wednesday: Pride Month Donations

Pride Month takes place in June as communities across the country engage in a variety of activities and events to recognize the contributions and impact of LGBTQ+ individuals and the freedom to live with equality.
Jun 02, 2021

Wise Giving Wednesday: Donating to Honor Memorial Day

Across the U.S, as communities experience the lift of restrictions on businesses, restaurants and public spaces, they are likely to see the resurgence of charity fundraising activities.
May 26, 2021

Wise Giving Wednesday: Advice for Small Businesses

Across the U.S, as communities experience the lift of restrictions on businesses, restaurants and public spaces, they are likely to see the resurgence of charity fundraising activities.
May 19, 2021

Wise Giving Wednesday: Cause Marketing Do's and Don'ts

Cause-related marketing refers to promotions that sell products or services to consumers with the announcement that some of the purchase price will help a specified charity.
May 12, 2021

Wise Giving Wednesday: Mental Health Awareness

May is Mental Health Awareness Month (aka Mental Health Month). The stress, grief and anxiety associated with coping with COVID-19 for over a year are to be expected. A year ago, the pandemic caused nearly 100,000 American deaths which have since climbed to over 575,000.
May 05, 2021