Over the last several weeks, it's been inspiring to see how ordinary people from across the country are rising to the challenge of COVID-19. And while this pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to our communities, we are also seeing unparalleled levels of giving back.
It's with all of this in mind, that we wanted to share several resources on the topic of giving during these challenging times.
The first resource is Fidelity Charitable, an organization that works to grow philanthropy by providing programs that make giving accessible, simple and effective. Click on the link below to see three suggestions from Fidelity Charitable on how you can help during the pandemic.
- Fidelity Charitable (click here)
Next are two local organizations: Rhode Island Foundation and Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts. Click the links below to see the work they are doing now and how you can get involved to support these organizations on the local level.
- Rhode Island Foundation (click here)
- Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts (click here)
Finally, below is a list of ALL the community foundations across our country. This list is maintained by the Council of Community Foundations and it's a great way to find organizations in your area and see the work they are doing.
- Council on Foundations (click here)
We hope these resources are helpful. If you are planning to give in a substantial way during the COVID-19 pandemic, feel free to connect with our team to discuss how to give - as how you give can substantially impact your wealth management strategy. As always, we are here for you and your family during this challenging time.