America’s biggest “charity” is built on a lie

Fidelity Charitable took in $9 billion in tax-deductible contributions last year. It’s unlike any charity you know.

As the season of giving comes to a close, we can be sure of this: The charity that will raise more money than any other in 2019 will be Fidelity Charitable, an enterprise that manages the…

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My writing about foundations and nonprofits. I’m interested in the accountability of foundations, how they invest their endowments, the impact of nonprofits, effective altruism and the animal rights movement.

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Marc Gunther

Marc Gunther

Reporting on psychedelics, tobacco, philanthropy, animal welfare, etc. Ex-Fortune. Words in The Guardian, NYTimes, WPost, Vox. Baseball fan. Runner.

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