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Charitable Giving

Posted Thursday, December 19, 2013

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Charitable Giving The holidays aren't just the season of getting, it's the season of giving too. On average, charities bring in 40 percent of their fundraising in the last few weeks of the year. With the help of the Internet there are more charitable organizations vying for support than ever before.Charitable giving can be a very emotional process, but what should people know before pulling out their checkbook?




Sandra Miniutti, CFO and Vice President of Marketing at Charity Navigator
David Holmes, Regional Training Coordinator of The Foundation Center
Sheryl Harris, Consumer Affairs Columnist for the Plain Dealer
Kendall Taggart, reporter for the Center for Investigative Reporting

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Charity Navigator
The Foundation Center

America’s Worst Charities

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