Weekly News Recap: March 11, 2016

Calgary philanthropist and business leader John Aldred dies (CTV News Calgary )


Philanthropic personalities

Philanthropic controversy

  • Who wants to give money to a charity they don’t trust? The UK charity regulator, the Charity Commission, has issued warnings to no fewer than 1,700 UK charities to examine their fundraising practices. This is a story that has been brewing for years. As our own Scott Decksheimer observed, "Their use of marketing techniques is becoming challenging." (3/3/16)


Life and career hacks

Large gifts

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