Nonprofit Spotlight: Assistance League of Minneapolis/St. Paul

Meet the Assistance League of Minneapolis/St. Paul!    Located in Richfield, Minnesota, and one of 120 chapters nationwide, the Assistance League is dedicated to meeting the basic needs of children and adults in the Greater Twin Cities area through programs developed and implemented by its member volunteers.   Q: What is unique about the Assistance… Read more

Create a Meaningful Giving Plan

As the new year unfolds, many of us find ourselves reflecting on the past and contemplating ways to make a positive impact in the future. Creating a giving plan can be a powerful and fulfilling way to contribute to the greater good.  Whether you’re a first-time donor or want to refresh your charitable giving strategy… Read more

Disaster Relief and Giving

As a community or country grapples with the devastation caused by a disaster, donation efforts play a pivotal role in addressing both immediate and future challenges.  Donations can be used to provide emergency assistance, such as shelter, food, and medical care for those impacted by the disaster. Funds are also critical to support mid- and… Read more

Unveiling Give to the Max Day Results & Leaning Into Year-End Giving

Give to the Max Day recently concluded, and the results are in—an impressive $34,200,792 raised by 6,615 organizations. Among those organizations is the Charities Review Council, and we take this opportunity to thank the donors that contributed $1360 to the Council during this year’s GTMD! Give to the Max Day’s fundraising success underscores the significance… Read more

Maximizing Your Impact as a Donor: Giving Strategically on Give to the Max Day 2023

As a donor, your support can make a world of difference to the causes and organizations you care about. With Give to the Max Day 2023 just around the corner – Thursday, November 16 – it’s the perfect time to reflect on your charitable contribution plan and ensure you’re making the most of your giving… Read more

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