Individual Giving Ideas to help individual donors and philanthropists be more effective


Fatal Flaw

By Corey Binns

After a disaster, donors to relief funds pay more attention to the death toll than to the needs of survivors.

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If It Does Good, Feel It

By Adrienne Day

Benefiting emotionally from altruistic behavior doesn’t lessen—indeed, it increases—other people’s regard for that behavior.

Helping Donors Give Directly to Recipients

Featuring Paul Niehaus 1

Give Directly offers a simpler, more personal route of donation - connecting donor to recipient. In this podcast, Paul discusses how technology, a commitment to efficiency, and dedication to improving the donation process on both ends, has made Give Directly a success.