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

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Wise Giving Wednesday: Board Oversight & Planning

One of most important stewardship responsibilities of a charity’s board of directors is carrying out its planning functions. As mentioned in a previous Wise Giving Wednesday blog post, part of that plan
Nov 04, 2015
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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Series. Art Taylor interviews Jim Stofan of Defenders of Wildlife. Read our full report on Defenders of Wildlife here, https://bit.ly/2WVon3C. For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to https://give.org/.
Nov 04, 2015
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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Series. Art Taylor interviews Eskinder Negash from the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants. Read our full report on the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants here, https://bit.ly/2WTs6yS. For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to https://give.org/.
Nov 04, 2015
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Wise Giving Wednesday: Charities & Cybersecurity

There are two types of nonprofit organizations: those that have been hacked, and those who don’t know they have been hacked. This memorable point was raised earlier in October, by a panelist durin
Oct 28, 2015
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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Series. Art Taylor interviews Ellie Hollander of Meals on Wheels America. Read our full report on Meals on Wheels America here, https://bit.ly/2UKbPio. For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to https://give.org/.
Oct 28, 2015
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Hurricane Patricia Donation Tips

In anticipation of Hurricane Patricia that is expected to hit the Pacific coast of Mexico, BBB Wise Giving Alliance urges donors to consider the following tips so they might avoid questionable appeals o
Oct 23, 2015