Monthly Archives: June 2011

What Do You Mean? Clarifying Donor Intent

The end of the fiscal year for many nonprofits and foundations is here and the flurry of last minute gift negotiation is a reminder that nonprofits must work hard to match their needs with donor interests – especially in this … Continue reading

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Family Lands: Owning a Vacation Home, Why You Might Consider a Limited Liability Company

Now that summer is here, many families are heading off to their vacation homes to enjoy time together.  Most are thinking about fun, not the legal and management issues associated with owning a property — issues which should be addressed … Continue reading

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Family Philanthropy: It’s Personal

Recently, I read a story in the paper that reminded me of how uniquely and wonderfully personal philanthropy can be.  It was about a local woman — a loyal Boston Bruins fan — who won the Boston Bruins Foundation’s 50/50 … Continue reading

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