CAPITAL VENTURE CEO/President
Originally published in the "Morning Call"
In the aftermath of a year that has shown the world the very best and, at times, the worst face of philanthropy, our country is
more aware than ever of financial abuse, misuse and fraud on the part of charities and nonprofit organizations. Many people are more
reluctant than ever to donate time, talent and treasure to the many nonprofit organizations that truly need and deserve help. It
becomes increasingly difficult for donors and volunteers to decide which organizations deserve their support and which ones will
use their gifts wisely.
How does the thoughtful donor select from among the many charities that ask for money? How does one decide which organizations
deserve and need their money and their time? By what criteria can a person judge if their money is being used wisely? Read more