Monthly Archives: November 2016

Using Your IRA as “A Charitable Vehicle”

In 2015,the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act became law, and among the beneficiaries were charitable Americans age 70½ or older and their favorite charities. Now the IRA Charitable Rollover provision is permanent, allowing individuals who have reached age 70½ to donate up to $100,000 each year to charitable organizations directly from their Individual Retirement… Read more »

Palmetto Place Reaches GuideStar Platinum

Columbia, SC – Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter earned the Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing metrics that highlight changes Palmetto Place is making toward its mission, the organization is helping donors move beyond simplistic ways of nonprofit… Read more »

Make Magic Happen on Giving Tuesday

Thank You! A huge thank you to everyone who donated on Giving Tuesday 2016. Together we were able to raise $4,170 for children who have been abused or neglected and teens who face homelessness. It’s Giving Tuesday! We’re kicking off Giving Tuesday and you can help us start strong by making your donation now! By… Read more »

National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week is held each year the week before Thanksgiving. This is a time for us all to start to think about what we are thankful for, a perfect time to share our compassion with our neighbors who are experiencing homelessness, and work toward a world where no one has to… Read more »