Before the budding of spring flowers, a new coronavirus emerged from obscurity to a worldwide pandemic known as COVID-19. After the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus a global pandemic, defensive measures imposed by governments brought economies to a standstill and sent markets into nosedives. Coupled with the effects of falling prices of crude oil, the equity markets in the U.S.
May 19—With today’s coronavirus crisis, giving to charity is even more important than ever. In a time of such great need, how can you create a charitable giving strategy that reflects your values, helps those who need it most, and stretches your charitable dollars most effectively? National Director of Philanthropic Planning, Carol Kroch, shares how it may be overwhelming to know where to begin, and shares a three-pronged approach to charitable giving to help you achieve your goals.
Students, families, and higher education institutions navigate a new course of study together.The world’s developments in recent months have charged college students and their parents with evaluating their educational path with a slightly different lens and level of precaution.With so many variables at play, it often takes an education just to plan for higher education, especially in unprecedented times like today.