If you’ve ever volunteered your time at a local charity, donated money to a cause you love or helped someone on the street, I’m sure you felt happy afterward. But research is showing that the benefits of giving extend far beyond instant gratification. Giving can actually have positive long-term health benefits.
Associated Grant Makers' office will be closed from December 24, 2016 through January 2, 2017. AGM Staff wishes our Members and Partners and Philanthropic Community a celebratory and joyous holiday season! We look forward to seeing you in the New Year!
The National Center for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) has released a 21-page report titled “Pennies for Progress: A Decade of Boom for Philanthropy, A Bust for Social Justice.” As the title states, NCRP believes that nonprofit foundations have shirked their responsibility to attend to the immediate needs of vulnerable populations.