This article was first published on Geneva Global’s blog on Oct. 28, 2020. The recent news that Fidelity was zeroing out its previous $5,000 minimum investment for Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) was big news in the giving world. DAFs – which allow both “everyday” donors as well as ultra-high net worth philanthropists to more easily move philanthropic […]
Technology has disrupted nearly every aspect of society – and philanthropy is no exception. Giving, which increasingly takes place online, brings new challenges, from building trust to establishing a greater sense of online and offline community. Women are both more likely to give, and more likely to engage online and on social media. Women Give […]
Custom version of Growfund charitable giving platform leads the shift in philanthropy by offering an easy-to-use and affordable Donor Advised Fund with community sharing features ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 5, 2018 – Global Impact, a world leader in growing global philanthropy, launched a version of its Growfund charitable giving platform designed for Giving Circles of any size. Growfund […]
In case you missed it, read Brandolon Barnett’s article in the Nonprofit Quarterly (NPQ): “Philanthropic Disruptions: Everything and the Kitchen Sink,” published in November, 2017.
In this post, Growfund’s director, Brandolon Barnett, shares some thoughts from his recent attendance at bbcon 2017, where he presented on “The Evolution of Global Philanthropy.” Reflections from bbcon 2017: The Evolution of Global Philanthropy by Brandolon Barnett Technology is essential for impact in 21st century philanthropy. Efforts to improve our world are now amplified […]
Growfund’s director, Brandolon Barnett, will be at the Philanthropy NEXT Conference connecting with fellow fundraising leaders to discuss the next best donor engagement tools, which include the Growfund giving platform. The conference is being held at the FHI 360 Conference Center in Washington, DC on Thursday, September 14th.
“For the first time I can engage my daughter in a meaningful way with philanthropy.” –Ann Canela, a Growfund architect and champion, on #WhyIGrowfund
In this Q&A series, we’re chatting with inspiring individuals who are innovating ways to make a difference in the world. Meet Stephen Garten, Founder and CEO of Charity Charge, a Public Benefit Corporation based in Austin, Texas that has teamed up with MasterCard and Commerce Bank to launch a no-annual-fee credit card that automatically earns […]
We’re looking forward to joining AFS 401(k) at the 2017 Employee Benefits Symposium next Wednesday, May 24th. Global Impact’s CEO, Scott Jackson, is scheduled to present at this flagship event, which brings together HR and Benefits professionals from across the DC area. The Symposium is designed to offer Finance & Human Resources Executives and others […]
In this new Q&A series, we’re chatting with inspiring individuals who are innovating ways to make a difference in the world. Meet Tracey Webb, founder of Black Benefactors (BB), a giving circle comprised of individuals, businesses and organizations dedicated to addressing the societal ills facing the African American community in the DC region. The mission of […]