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Schwab Charitable is a thought leader in philanthropy and is regularly featured in publications and on websites1, including the following:

Inside Philanthropy
Meet the 50 Most Powerful Women in U.S. Philanthropy
Schwab Charitable™ President Kim Laughton has been named one of the 50 most powerful women in U.S. philanthropy by Inside Philanthropy magazine.

Investment News
Schwab's Laughton: Charitable planning tips for 2015
In this IMPACT conference video, Schwab Charitable's Kim Laughton explains what's ahead for yearend tax planning.

On Investing
Giving Wisely
Here are five tips for creating a strategic plan for your charitable giving.

Schwab Charitable
Tax-Effective Giving
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton describes how to integrate charitable planning into ongoing financial planning, ensuring that your giving has the greatest impact—to worthy causes and your tax bill.

San Francisco Business Times
The most Influential Women in the Bay Area in 2014 
For the second consecutive year, Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton has been named one of the most influential women in business by the San Francisco Business Times.

ThinkAdvisor
Cheerfully Charitable at Schwab
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton explains why donor-advised funds introduce an entirely different dimension to the advisor-client relationship.

NonProfit Quarterly
Warehouses or Accelerators? Charitable Gift Funds Prove Strong Partners to Donors
Donor-advised funds have led to a fundamental change in investors’ mindsets and their conceptual approaches to charitable giving.

Forbes
Strategic Giving with Donor-Advised Funds
Donor-advised funds have significantly outpaced traditional nonprofit and foundations to become philanthropy’s fastest-growing vehicle for giving.

On Investing
Giving It Away
Here are 4 Ways to incorporate charitable giving  into your estate plan.

InvestmentNews
Why Charitable Donations are Seeing an Uptick in 2013
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton explains why clients are increasing their charitable giving in 2013 for reasons that go beyond philanthropy.

Wall Street Journal: Wealth Adviser
Voices: Kim Laughton, on Discussing Charitable Giving Strategies
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton discusses how donor-advised funds can facilitate giving for investors at various levels of wealth, and how advisors can bring up the charitable conversation.

Private Wealth
The Legacy Factor
Philanthropy plays an important role in developing deep, multigenerational relationships and offers ways for uninitiated advisors to begin incorporating charitable themes into their client communication.

From the Schwab Talk Blog
Kim Laughton Selected As One of the Most Influential Women of the Bay Area
Laughton, president of Schwab Charitable, has been named to the San Francisco Business Times 2013 list. Laughton was named for both her leadership of Schwab Charitable as well as in the community.

On Investing
Consider a Donor-Advised Fund to Help You Reach Your Philanthropic Goals
One increasingly popular vehicle for charitable giving is a donor-advised fund, which allows you to donate cash or assets when it makes sense for you and decide later which organizations will benefit.

InvestmentNews
The Draw of Donor-Advised Funds
In this IMPACT conference video, Kim Laughton, president of Schwab Charitable, comments on why investors and advisers have sought out donor-advised funds at a steady clip.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Charities Unveil Bold Year-End Appeals in Storm’s Big Shadow
Schwab Charitable has moved quickly to encourage and assist donors in making gifts to benefit relief organizations working on recovery efforts after the recent superstorm.

Forbes: Finance and Investing
Donor-Advised Funds: Sustainable Giving for Any Market
Charitable giving is one of the highest priorities for Americans, with research showing that people would sooner cut back on travel and eating out than significantly trim the support they provide to their cherished causes. The most Influential Women in the Bay Area in 2014 
For the second consecutive year, Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton has been named one of the most influential women in business by the San Francisco Business Times.

ThinkAdvisor
Cheerfully Charitable at Schwab
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton explains why donor-advised funds introduce an entirely different dimension to the advisor-client relationship.

NonProfit Quarterly
Warehouses or Accelerators? Charitable Gift Funds Prove Strong Partners to Donors
Donor-advised funds have led to a fundamental change in investors’ mindsets and their conceptual approaches to charitable giving.

Forbes
Strategic Giving with Donor-Advised Funds
Donor-advised funds have significantly outpaced traditional nonprofit and foundations to become philanthropy’s fastest-growing vehicle for giving.

On Investing
Giving It Away
Here are 4 Ways to incorporate charitable giving  into your estate plan.

InvestmentNews
Why Charitable Donations are Seeing an Uptick in 2013
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton explains why clients are increasing their charitable giving in 2013 for reasons that go beyond philanthropy.

Wall Street Journal: Wealth Adviser
Voices: Kim Laughton, on Discussing Charitable Giving Strategies
Schwab Charitable President Kim Laughton discusses how donor-advised funds can facilitate giving for investors at various levels of wealth, and how advisors can bring up the charitable conversation.

Private Wealth
The Legacy Factor
Philanthropy plays an important role in developing deep, multigenerational relationships and offers ways for uninitiated advisors to begin incorporating charitable themes into their client communication.

From the Schwab Talk Blog
Kim Laughton Selected As One of the Most Influential Women of the Bay Area
Laughton, president of Schwab Charitable, has been named to the San Francisco Business Times 2013 list. Laughton was named for both her leadership of Schwab Charitable as well as in the community.

On Investing
Consider a Donor-Advised Fund to Help You Reach Your Philanthropic Goals
One increasingly popular vehicle for charitable giving is a donor-advised fund, which allows you to donate cash or assets when it makes sense for you and decide later which organizations will benefit.

InvestmentNews
The Draw of Donor-Advised Funds
In this IMPACT conference video, Kim Laughton, president of Schwab Charitable, comments on why investors and advisers have sought out donor-advised funds at a steady clip.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Charities Unveil Bold Year-End Appeals in Storm’s Big Shadow
Schwab Charitable has moved quickly to encourage and assist donors in making gifts to benefit relief organizations working on recovery efforts after the recent superstorm.

Forbes: Finance and Investing
Donor-Advised Funds: Sustainable Giving for Any Market
Charitable giving is one of the highest priorities for Americans, with research showing that people would sooner cut back on travel and eating out than significantly trim the support they provide to their cherished causes.

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