Giving Matters

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

DEI Toolkit: A Q&A with Executive Director Kris Kewitsch

The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Toolkit – launched this spring! – is an affordable tool that helps organizations understand its internal diversity as compared to the community it serves. Not just an assessment, this toolkit also provides guided analysis of assessment results and support in creating action-oriented goals that enhance DEI work. To read… More

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit [FAQ]

Charities Review Council launched a brand-new online tool this spring, The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit. It’s possible you’ve heard of the toolkit, but still have some lingering questions. So, today’s post is all about answering those questions and highlighting ways you can get started on your journey towards a more equitable and inclusive organization. What… More

Back-to-School Giving, Part 2

Yes, Smart Givers, it’s that time of the year again. Back-to-School season is here, and with it, a plethora of school fundraisers. Before you know it, your kid will be coming home accompanied by a host of specialty chocolates, colored cookie dough, and autumn pumpkin pie vanilla spice chai latte scented candles – for you… More

Giving During Disasters

Images of the devastation and those in crisis are visible throughout all media channels. If you’re like us, you’re watching and wondering how to help from afar, wishing you could be closer to jump into action. Since traveling to affected areas often isn’t an option, and volunteer opportunities are limited, we’re shifting our focus to… More

Giving Back During Back-to-School Season

Whether you’re a recent alum, an unfortunate shopper who picked the wrong check-out line, or – the likeliest candidate – the parent of a current student, odds are this time of year has you thinking about back-to-school. If you’re the first or the last, Charities Review Council is here to help you when it comes… More

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