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Ukraine Charity Relief Tips

BBB Wise Giving Alliance produced a list of BBB Accredited Charities (i.e., meet the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability) that are raising funds for Ukraine-related relief assistance along with wise giving advice on making such donations. Some of these charities are carrying out activities in Ukraine while others are focused on refugees that have fled to neighboring countries.

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance is committed to helping donors make wise giving decisions. Visit the For Donors page to access evaluation reports that show if a charity meets the BBB Charity Standards, learn about wise giving and issues addressed by BBB Charity Standards, and find out how BBB Wise Giving Alliance completes reports on charities.

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance works with charities to strengthen donor trust in the charitable sector. Visit the For Charities page to learn about BBB Wise Giving Alliance's charity reporting activities (there is no charge for the BBB accountability assessment), find out about the details and implementation of the BBB Standards for Charity Accountability, and see other resources and initiatives aimed at strengthening charity trust.

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In this week's episode, our guest is Lieutenant General James B. Laster, President and CEO, Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. We talk to him about the work being done by Toys for Tots and their expanded services.
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One year ago, Juneteenth became a federal holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the U.S.
In this episode of our Building Trust Series, we talk with Bridget Kesner, Director of Philanthropy for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin. This organization works to be a home away from home for families seeking medical care for seriously ill or injured children at partner hospitals. Read our full report here,
In this week's episode, we chat with our very own Elvia Castro about the latest Special Donor Trust Report: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. This report explores whether donors value DEI in charities, whether DEI is a meaningful consideration in the giving process, and how different demographic groups differ in their preferences. You can find the report here -

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