December Issue of Washingtonian: “64 Ways to Do Good”


If you don’t subscribe, you should probably buy this issue. See pg. 90 for “Not Your Father’s Philanthropy,” featuring comments from Tamara, Terri, Chuck, and many, many others. Issue includes features on charities doing excellent work, “companies with a heart, hot nonprofit boards… how to set up a foundation.”

CORPORATE
– Dec. 4: 
 WG Corporate Philanthropy Group Holiday Luncheon
New Report on Data Trends in Corporate Philanthropy (wire, 11/25)

TOUGH TIMES
Foundation Assets May Have Dropped 30%, Expert Predicts (Chronicle, 11/25)
Big Players Scale Back Charitable Donations (WSJ, 11/25)
Food-Stamp Use Nearing an All-Time High? (NYTimes blog, 11/26)
Newseum’s Shrinking Endowment = 25 Job Cuts (WaPo, 11/25)

ARTS
The Phillips Collection’s Mentor Teacher Program helps to improve student learning through visual arts education. (11/26)

WG Daily will return on Monday. Happy Thanksgiving and safe travels,
Nick