Giving Matters

Insights on informed charitable giving, and accountability in the nonprofit sector.

Introducing Our New Intern: Naa Korkoi Larmie

Meet Naa Korkoi Larmie A passionate advocate for children’s rights and equitable education. Originally from Ghana, she holds a bachelor’s in Management Information Systems from Ashesi University and a master’s in Human Rights from the University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs, specializing in children’s rights and education. Naa Korkoi’s career is dedicated to… Read more

Introducing Our New Intern: Miles Libbey

Miles Libbey (he/him) Miles is a rising senior at Macalester College and is pursuing a major in Data Science with minors in Psychology, Spanish, and Political Science. For the past 5 years, he has worked closely with nonprofits in the Bay Area, forging a close relationship with a few. Miles is interested in continuing this… Read more

Nonprofits in the News

Kris Kewitsch | Executive Director, Charities Review Council | June 2024  Nonprofits in the News As the first Feeding Our Future trial concluded, the Council reflects on how this case shines a light on our mission and the nonprofit sector.   Unscrupulous nonprofits and individuals have been exploiting the needs of the moment for as long… Read more

Accountability is Not a Bad Word

Kris Kewitsch | Executive Director, Charities Review Council | June 2024 Accountability is Not a Bad Word KSTP recently reported on a warning issued by the Minnesota Attorney General to a local restaurant group regarding their charitable and solicitation practices, and the Council’s Executive Director was interviewed for her insight on nonprofit operations and oversight. … Read more

Nonprofit Spotlight: St. Louis Park Emergency Program

Meet St. Louis Park Emergency Program   By KRIS KEWITSCH | Executive Director | Charities Review Council  St. Louis Park Emergency Program (STEP) has been responding to neighbors in need since 1975 by providing access to vital services that foster stability. This community food shelf and social service agency is there for the community when… Read more

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