You should also consider starting a private foundation because it's engaging, exciting, and fun. Giving to and through a private foundation can give your wealth meaning, enlisting you and those you love as stewards in the betterment of society.
Visit the Council on Foundations to learn more. And after you start your foundation, get back in touch with us: We'll connect you with your fellow grantmakers in the region and help you make your giving as effective as it can be. We'll be waiting for you!