A family faces a scary diagnosis.
No matter the reason for giving, or what it looks like, there are always stories behind the philanthropy. Meet eight different philanthropists who tell us what compels them to give.
If nonprofits are the beating heart of a community, donors the likes of Norfolk Southern are their lifeblood. And the benefit of their largesse stretches beyond good feelings and pretty statues.
We sat down with the president of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Hampton Roads chapter and director of development at Norfolk Collegiate, to discuss philanthropy, giving trends and challenges.
Hampton Roads Community Foundation’s giving circle brings together local African American philanthropists to help solve problems facing black communities.
Courtney Hampson is the vice president of marketing for Palmetto Bluff, a conservation-based resort community in South Carolina’s Lowcountry. The 20,000-acre spread is known for its beautiful river views, diverse wildlife and sporting lifestyle.