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We Moved!

Exciting news: Charities Review Council has moved to a new office! We are now located in a private office at The Reserve, a coworking location in Roseville. Our new address is: Charities Review Council 1915 Highway 36 West Suite 133 Roseville, Minnesota 55113-2709 Social distancing during COVID-19 has showed us that our work translates well… Read more

Farewell to Nonprofit Services & Technology Manager, Ian Cook

Council partners & friends, It is with mixed emotions that we announce Nonprofit Services & Technology Manager Ian Cook’s departure from Charities Review Council, effective Friday, November 20th. After a successful 5-year tenure with Charities Review Council, Ian has accepted a new role as a Nonprofit Salesforce Consultant at Redpath Consulting. Although we’re sad to… Read more

A Smart Giver’s Guide to Give to the Max Day 2020

Mark your calendars — Give to the Max Day is November 19! At Charities Review Council, we know you’re seriously invested in the causes you care about, and that every dollar matters to the nonprofits you so generously support. That’s why we work alongside donors (and nonprofits) every day, ensuring donors like you can feel… Read more

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Q&A: Smart Giving During a Crisis

This article originally appeared in the Fall 2020 edition of the Smart Giver Newsletter. Not on our mailing list? Sign up here to receive the next edition in your mailbox. Q: I gave in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and/or the nationwide uprisings. How can I continue to support these causes now and in the… Read more

Part III: Our Journey Through the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit

This is part three of our Journey Through the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit blog series. You can read part one here and part two here. Here at Charities Review Council, we’re committed to taking ourselves through the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit on an annual basis, and we’re sharing our findings and key learnings… Read more

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