Month: November 2014

You probably have heard this story before. Lew Levine was a pillar of the Jewish and general community where he lived. He served in the Army during World War II. After the war, he took advantage of the GI Bill …

“If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get” Read More »

For not for profit organizations, including synagogues and other houses of worship, December is the best month for cash. It is the end of the year and we are all thinking of year-end contributions. You know that after Thanksgiving, we …

End of Year Giving: Ensuring December Is A Strong Month For Cash Read More »

We all hope we are never victims of theft! Many years ago, we lived in Boston and our apartment was robbed. Besides all the forms you have to fill out with the Police Department, it is far from a fun …

Embezzlement And Being Prepared… Read More »

In the past 2 days, I have received literally 60 email requests for political contributions. I had made a few contributions to candidates earlier in the summer. So of late, this has been a daily occurrence. I have received emails …

#GivingTuesday: Should We Jump On The Bandwagon? Read More »