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Sorting through 501(c) jargon

sorting through jargon

When tax season rolls around each spring, a new crop of questions may arise concerning clients’ gifts to various organizations.

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3 openers to talk about philanthropy

ice breakers for philanthropy

Dale Carnegie’s maxim, “To be interesting, be interested,” is always good advice.

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10 ways to use a donor-advised fund

donor-advised fund

A donor-advised fund is a flexible and powerful philanthropic tool that enables donors to achieve a variety of charitable and tax planning goals

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Giving without borders

Giving beyond local

We make it our business to understand local issues within the context of regional, national, and global trends.

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AAPI Statement of Support

Stop Asian Hate

Arlington, VA – March 25, 2021 As organizations supporting marginalized … Continue reading AAPI Statement of Support

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Virtual Coffee with Ed Beckwith

Ed B

Ed Beckwith, Partner at Baker Hostetler and leading national expert … Continue reading Virtual Coffee with Ed Beckwith

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More than $500,000 in Emergency Funds Awarded to Area Nonprofits

COVID-19 Prompt Response Fund

More than 40 Arlington nonprofits have received a total of … Continue reading More than $500,000 in Emergency Funds Awarded to Area Nonprofits

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Poverty in a Pandemic Crisis: Challenges and Community Response

Pandemic community response

Arlington Community Foundation Webinar Series: Poverty in a Pandemic Crisis … Continue reading Poverty in a Pandemic Crisis: Challenges and Community Response

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Statement of Solidarity from Arlington’s Safety Net Nonprofits

Solidarity

Arlington, VA – June 4, 2020 As Arlington safety net … Continue reading Statement of Solidarity from Arlington’s Safety Net Nonprofits

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Partner Spotlight: Washington Forrest Foundation

Washington Forrest Foundation

One of Arlington Community Foundation’s oldest and closest partners is … Continue reading Partner Spotlight: Washington Forrest Foundation

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The CARES Act Explained: Potential Benefits for both Donors and Nonprofits

In times of crisis in our community, philanthropy provides a … Continue reading The CARES Act Explained: Potential Benefits for both Donors and Nonprofits

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COVID-19 Prompt Response Grants Made

COVID-19 Prompt response fund

Your donations and nonprofits at work in a time of … Continue reading COVID-19 Prompt Response Grants Made

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Amazon Donates $1 Million to Washington, D.C. Region Community Foundations to Kick-Start Emergency COVID-19 Response Funds Supporting Vulnerable Populations

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jennifer Owens, President & CEO … Continue reading Amazon Donates $1 Million to Washington, D.C. Region Community Foundations to Kick-Start Emergency COVID-19 Response Funds Supporting Vulnerable Populations

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Carrie Johnson: Creating a Lasting Community Legacy

Carrie Johnson

    Carrie Johnson’s name is synonymous with selflessness in … Continue reading Carrie Johnson: Creating a Lasting Community Legacy

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Rising Tide in Arlington Can Lift Us All

It is our job to work together to ensure that … Continue reading Rising Tide in Arlington Can Lift Us All

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2020 Spirit of Community

Spirit of Community 2020

Please join us for the 2020 Spirit of Community Virtual … Continue reading 2020 Spirit of Community

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Affordable Housing Request for Proposals Due January 22

Arlington, VA – December 16, 2019 This week the Arlington … Continue reading Affordable Housing Request for Proposals Due January 22

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Nestlé USA Donates $200,000 to Arlington Community Foundation for Child Care Scholarships Supporting Lowest-Income Arlington Families

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Dave Slater  Phone: 202.412.3159 Email: … Continue reading Nestlé USA Donates $200,000 to Arlington Community Foundation for Child Care Scholarships Supporting Lowest-Income Arlington Families

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Amazon’s Donation to Arlington Community Foundation Will Fund Affordable Apartments for Lowest-Income Households

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jennifer Owens, President & CEO … Continue reading Amazon’s Donation to Arlington Community Foundation Will Fund Affordable Apartments for Lowest-Income Households

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Amazon Commits $3 Million to Affordable Housing Through Arlington Community Foundation

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jennifer Owens, President & CEO … Continue reading Amazon Commits $3 Million to Affordable Housing Through Arlington Community Foundation

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