News & Updates

Read the Wise Giving Wednesday blog each week to keep up to date on charity issues.

Heart of Giving Podcast - Memorial Day Tribute to Service video icon

Our Memorial Day special episode features interviews with individuals who represent organizations that honor and support those who have sacrificed so much to make this world a safer place.
Jun 01, 2022

Heart of Giving Podcast, Olivia Henry Harris and Betsy Peterson video icon

In today's episode, our guests are Betsy Peterson and Olivia Henry Harris from the Council of Michigan Foundations. We discuss their programs aimed at educating younger people on the power of giving and teaching them to be grantmakers.
May 31, 2022

Heart of Giving Podcast, Frank E. Crump, UPI Loan Fund video icon

In this episode, our guest is Frank E. Crump, the Founder, President, and CEO of UPI Loan Fund which provides loans and behavioral financial wellness services to underserved communities.
May 31, 2022

Building Trust Video Series, SIGN Fracture Care International video icon

In this episode of our Building Trust Series, we talk with Jeanne Dillner, CEO of SIGN Fracture Care International. This organization works to build orthopedic capacity in developing countries by providing orthopedic training and implants. Read our full report here, https://bit.ly/3anEnHT
May 25, 2022

Heart of Giving Podcast: Olivia Henry Harris and Betsy Peterson video icon

In this episode, our guests are Betsy Peterson and Olivia Henry Harris from the Council of Michigan Foundations. We discuss their programs aimed at educating younger people on the power of giving and teaching them to be grantmakers.
May 25, 2022

Wise Giving Wednesday: Helping Victims of Mass Shootings at Buffalo Supermarket and at Uvalde, Texas Elementary School

Last week, BBB Wise Giving Alliance shared giving tips for those seeking to help the families of those killed or injured in the May 14th Buffalo supermarket shooting.
May 25, 2022