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By PBS NewsHour
Charities are concerned that the GOP tax overhaul disincentivizes giving. By doubling the standard deduction, fewer people may end up itemizing deductions, meaning fewer would take the charitable tax break. Judy Woodruff learns more from Stacy Palmer of The Chronicle…
By Jonathan Lemire and Marcy Gordon, Associated Press
The White House is still trying to decide who will get President Donald Trump's pledged $1 million donation for Harvey storm relief efforts.
By Making Sen$e Editor
How do potential donors respond to receiving gifts from organizations that appeal to them for support?…
On Monday, President-elect Trump posted two tweets staunchly defending his charitable organization, the Donald J. Trump Foundation, as generous and efficient. But some say the comments are misleading or downright false, considering an ongoing New York investigation into the charity's…
The idea started at David and Alicia Blais’ dinner table: what if they could end hunger in their town? Their traveling trailer delivers meals to 200-300 people a night, motivated by the memory of their son, Daniel. Special correspondent Tina…
By Ken Thomas, Associated Press
The Clinton Foundation will no longer accept foreign and corporate donations if Hillary Clinton is elected president.
By Lewis B. Cullman
Most Americans have never heard of “donor-advised funds," which give donors all of the tax benefits of charitable giving, but impose no obligation that the money be put to active charitable use.
By Margaret Sessa-Hawkins
Lenny Robinson, known for dressing up as Batman to cheer up sick children, died Sunday after being struck by a car on Interstate 70. He was 51.
In 2010, a catastrophic earthquake ravaged Haiti, leaving 1.5 million people homeless. The American Red Cross raised nearly $500 million for relief efforts, announcing plans to create new communities. But an investigation by ProPublica and NPR has concluded that the…
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