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COVID 19 Humanitarian Crisis in India – Philanthropy is global

By Priti Mehta | April 27, 2021 |

Springtime is a time of rebirth and new beginnings all over the world. Families across the United States and the world are celebrating the many joys of springtime with family and friends. There are many important holidays that take place during this time of the year Including Easter, Passover, Ramadan, and for Hindus like myself,…

International Women’s Day – Women’s History Month

By Priti Mehta | March 6, 2021 |

It has been a while since I posted. 2020 was well 2020- a lot of changes and a lot of transitions and many issues came to light for all of us personally and globally. Diversity equity and inclusion (DEI) is a topic that is that came front and center is on everyone’s radar these days. …

Disaster Philanthropy

By Priti Mehta | November 1, 2019 |

As we are heading towards the end of the 2019 hurricane season. It seems natural to talk about disaster philanthropy. This year we watched as Hurricane Dorian moved across the Carribean, up the coast of Florida and finally in the Carolinas. The storm ended less than three months ago however recovery will take many months…

Women and Philanthropy

By Priti Mehta | March 25, 2019 |

  In honor of Women’s History Month and International Grant Professionals Day- which both happen to occur on March 8th. I felt it was necessary to honor the role of women in Philanthropy. I truly believe that when women benefit all of society benefits as women are the primary caretakers for their families. Women have…

Passion and Strategy

By Priti Mehta | February 22, 2019 |

Can you believe we are in mid February- Today I will discuss strategy I truly believe that philanthropy done strategically can accomplish great things. There are many ways that one can execute their philanthropic strategy the two most common ways are by utilizing Donor Advised Funds or Starting a private/family Foundation that will live out…

New Year, New Initiatives

By Priti Mehta | January 11, 2019 |

Strategy is Key Happy New Year!! This is my first post for my website and I figured that I would start off the new and my blog with a post about planning about your annual giving. By now you have made all of your year end donations and commitments to organizations and initiatives that hopefully…