News & Updates

Read the Wise Giving Wednesday blog each week to keep up to date on charity issues.

BBB WGA Issues Report on Clinton Foundation

May 24, 2016 - The BBB Wise Giving Alliance has updated its charity report on the Clinton Foundation (aka Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation.) This was an evaluation conducted for the sole p
May 23, 2016

Wise Giving Wednesday: New Data on the Influence of Corporate Giving

While 8 out of 10 Baby Boomers currently give to charity, new data from a Porter Novelli Styles survey shows that half of millennials do not give any money to charity. Further, millennials may also be i
May 18, 2016

Wise Giving Wednesday: Summer Volunteers for Charity

As we enter the summer months, many have thoughts of taking time off by going to a sandy beach, visiting a favorite city or just relaxing at home. But thousands of people seek a more philanthropic
May 11, 2016

Scott Jackson, Global Impact video icon

Art Taylor sits down with Scott Jackson of Global Impact to discuss mission, goals, challenges and being an accredited charity. Read our full report on Global Impact here, For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to
May 10, 2016

Wise Giving Wednesday: Designated Donation Days

Since its start in 2012, the Giving Tuesday campaign, initiated by the 92nd Street Y in New York City, helped create a designated day for giving on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving in the U.S. It has sinc
May 04, 2016

Nancy Kelly, Health Volunteers Overseas video icon

Art Taylor sits down with Nancy Kelly of Health Volunteers Overseas as part of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance Building Trust Video Series. Read our full report on Health Volunteers Overseas here, For information on the most trustworthy charities, go to
May 03, 2016