Eugene Chrinian

Eugene Chrinian

Eugene Chrinian and his wife Donna have always believed in the responsibility of helping people and supporting the organizations who have a positive influence in the world. This bond has been a strengthening force in their relationship and a motivating factor in the work they each do.Relationship Strength through Service In the early years of… Continue Reading

The Red Cross’ New Partnership to Serve the Military More Effectively

The Red Cross’ New Partnership to Serve the Military More Effectively

Most people associate the American Red Cross with medical skills training and disaster relief, but the organization also maintains multiple programs to serve active members of the military and their families, as well as those who are transitioning back to civilian life. Recently, the organization teamed with the US Military Entrance Processing Command (USMEPCOM). According…

Two Donation Cancelation Lawsuits You Need to Know About

Two Donation Cancelation Lawsuits You Need to Know About

Amidst landmark amounts of philanthropic giving, donors are making the recipients of their giving more accountable for how they use the money. Recently, two donors revoked a major gift that they had made to an academic institution in what has become cautionary tale for both donors and recipients of charitable donations. This case has raised…

This Is How Wounded Warrior Project Supports Veterans’ Caregivers

Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) maintains a wide range of programs for injured American veterans and service members. The programs help to sustain the mental and physical health of those individuals who have experienced trauma while serving their countries. In addition, WWP serves as a strong advocate for the needs of veterans. Frequently, representatives from the…

Digital Currency’s Potential to Disrupt the Charity Sector

Digital Currency’s Potential to Disrupt the Charity Sector

The conversation about cryptocurrency in the world of philanthropy has grown steadily since Pine emerged as the first major Bitcoin philanthropist. Pine has given away millions of dollars as the founder of the Pineapple Fund, which has promised to give away about $86 million worth of the cryptocurrency to a number of different causes. While…

What You Need to Know about Philanthropy Cloud

Recently, the nonprofit arm of Salesforce, which is known as Salesforce.org, joined forces with the United Way to create a fundamental change in corporate philanthropy. Many companies across the nation offer to match the donations that their employees make to charitable causes. Typically, the process involves employees filling out a form that identifies a recipient…

New Dropbox Foundation Concentrates on Human Rights

New Dropbox Foundation Concentrates on Human Rights

Tech philanthropy has become increasingly important in the last couple decades with much of the large-scale giving coming from Silicon Valley firms such as Google and Facebook. For all the giving that has already occurred, there are many more tech leaders who are still waiting for the right time to give. One of the best…

6 Benefits of Corporate Philanthropy for Employees You Need to Know

6 Benefits of Corporate Philanthropy for Employees You Need to Know

When people think of corporate philanthropy, they often think of big names like JPMorgan Chase, but even small business can and should get involved with charitable giving. Philanthropy does not mean donating millions of dollars. Much lesser amounts can be meaningful to local community organizations, as can simple donations of time or skills. Furthermore, giving…

The Growing and Changing Role of Women in American Philanthropy

The Growing and Changing Role of Women in American Philanthropy

Women continue to play a significant role in the world of philanthropy. Recently, the Women’s Philanthropy Institute (WPI) at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy released a study that examined the mindset driving donations from some of the world’s leading female philanthropists. The study examined previous research and included interviews with 23 women…

A Look at the One-Day Live FamilyLife Event Blended & Blessed

A Look at the One-Day Live FamilyLife Event Blended & Blessed

For more than four decades, FamilyLife has helped couples and families find Biblical help to strengthen their relationships. The organization has developed a number of different initiatives to meet the various needs of the people whom it serves, such as radio broadcasts; marriage getaways; and The Art of Marriage, a video event for small groups…

Pine Emerges as the First Major Bitcoin Philanthropist

Pine Emerges as the First Major Bitcoin Philanthropist

The cryptocurrency Bitcoin has attracted a great deal of media attention in recent months, largely due to its incredible rise in value. Toward the end of 2017, the Bitcoin market had a total value in excess of $50 billion, which caused some countries to begin creating moratoriums on exchanges and initial coin offering funding. In…