DAFs: Black Box or Magic Bullet?

DAFs: Black Box or Magic Bullet?

Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) are in the spotlight this past week in the United States. The IRS held a public hearing to discuss its plan to regulate the tax-free philanthropic giving vehicle, and Goldman Sachs is facing securities fraud accusations for its giving...
Become a Climate-Focused Donor Capitalist

Become a Climate-Focused Donor Capitalist

Did you know that your donated funds and assets can be invested in for-profit ventures that allow society to mitigate and adapt to the effects of the climate crisis and produce a return on investment? Your donations could be invested in: A compelling climate tech...
Become a Social Impact Entertainment Producer

Become a Social Impact Entertainment Producer

Many people dream of earning a producer’s credit while helping to catalyze the production of a movie, video game, musical, or play that they care about. However, few understand that this dream is within their reach. A new wave of interest in impact-investing has...
How a Business DAF Can Supercharge Your Impact

How a Business DAF Can Supercharge Your Impact

Equal Exchange customers often ask if they can donate to the company to support its economic justice and environmental work. As a for-profit venture, the purveyor of organic, fair-trade coffee, chocolate, tea, and other foods used to turn them down. Not anymore.  Five...
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