Ideas for Giving This Holiday Season

We work with numerous financial professionals around town who use their expertise to help their clients Do Good Better. The Community Foundation is just one tool in their toolbox for helping local families and businesses achieve—and exceed–their charitable goals. Longtime Community Foundation partner Stewart Welch, founder of the Welch Group, has thoughtfully summarized some of the ways, financial and otherwise, that we can all Do Good Better. We hope his column from Al.com will inspire and inform you and your family’s conversations around giving back this year!

 

Christmas is the time for… 

Giving. The Birmingham region has a national reputation as one of the most generous giving communities in the country. United Way of Central Alabama annual fund raising consistently ranks tops in the nation and exceeds the giving of many cities much larger than Birmingham.

As we put Thanksgiving behind us and approach Christmas and all of the ongoing holiday festivities, let’s remember to include families and people who are struggling. Read more…