Case Study of a Record Breaking Donor: Charles Francis Feeney

he charities and that causes that they believe in. In 2016 alone, the two top charitable donations were for $500 million each from Phil Knight of Nike and investor-philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen. [1] However, when it comes to comparing generosity indexes (total donations: net worth), no one comes close to Charles Francis Feeney, the superhero of Read more about Case Study of a Record Breaking Donor: Charles Francis Feeney[…]

Identifying Alumni Donor Prospects: Top Industries

While in the not-so-distant past the manufacturing industry was considered one of the largest income-producing sectors to work for in the United States, in this day and age the manufacturing industry has been knocked down several notches and replaced by the Investments, Technology, Media, Energy and Food and Beverage sectors. [1] Industry rankings may vary Read more about Identifying Alumni Donor Prospects: Top Industries[…]

The Spirit of Entrepreneur Donors

Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Richard Branson, Mark Zuckerberg – what do these men have in common? Well, apart from being some of the most successful entrepreneurs of the modern age, they are all well-known philanthropists with a history of charitable giving – and they’re not alone. A report¬†by the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund and Ernst Read more about The Spirit of Entrepreneur Donors[…]