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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: Fighting Future Fundraising Fraud

Yesterday in Washington, DC, the Federal Trade Commission held its first charity conference: Give & Take: Consumers, Contributions and Charity. Both Bennett Weiner (BBB WGA’s Chief Operating O
Mar 23, 2017
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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Series. Art Taylor Skypes with Ranjani Saigal of the Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation USA. Read our full report on the Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation USA here, https://bit.ly/2YXLqNm. For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to https://give.org/.
Mar 21, 2017
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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Series. Art Taylor Skypes with Joshua Rednik of the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation. Read our full report on the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation here, https://bit.ly/2I40pQF. For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to https://give.org/.
Mar 21, 2017
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Wise Giving Wednesday: Fundraising Photos

Several days ago, a CBS story reported that a couple in New York was arrested for allegedly using social media and other communications to defraud donors by raising money using a picture of a boy fighti
Mar 15, 2017
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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Series. Art Taylor interviews Nicole Sheahan from the Colorectal Cancer Alliance. Read our full report on the Colorectal Cancer Alliance here, https://bit.ly/2YZLj3B. For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to https://give.org/.
Mar 09, 2017
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Wise Giving Wednesday: International Women’s Day

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day which is a “global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.” It has been observed since the early 1900s an
Mar 08, 2017