Posts Tagged: Charitable Giving

Martha Gribble

We are continually inspired by your desire to be generous, and it is our privilege to help you find ways to realize your charitable objectives. Foster Group can help by simplifying the mechanics of giving and reducing the tax consequences of your gift, allowing you to maximize your charitable contributions. Giving appreciated shares of securities (stock, mutual funds, etc.) could be of benefit to you, especially if you happen to be...

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Jerry Foster

NBC News recently reported that “Americans are giving more to charitable causes than ever before…Total giving by individuals, companies and foundations hit a record $335.17 billion last year, driven mainly by wealthy individuals, according to the annual report from Giving USA Foundation and the Indiana University Lilly Family School.” This is encouraging for a country that possesses a large portion of the world’s wealth. We are a nation tremendously...

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Jerry Foster

When you hear the words “charitable giving,” something very specific may come to mind. Maybe you think of an annual donation you make at the office, or a faith-based initiative to which you’ve contributed. But changes have been taking place in how and why we give, changes that are broadening our understanding. In fact, the way many of us look at our charitable giving—even the words we use to describe...

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