Thursday, August 28, 2008
Donors without borders: charity-affiliated trips - Active- msnbc.com: "She isn't alone. Charity-affiliated donor trips are the latest trend in volunteer vacations. 'Many Americans made international contributions for the first time after the tsunami hit Asia in 2004,' says Stacy Palmer, editor of 'The Chronicle of Philanthropy'. 'To keep that interest alive, nonprofits made it much easier for people to go abroad and see their money being put to good use.' Here are 10 key questions to ask before you follow your own charitable contributions overseas."