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Amanda Marsted
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CIBC and Atlantic Trust Volunteer at the United Way Rooftop Garden

Amanda Marsted
June 10, 2016

  On the morning of May 20, eight CIBC and Atlantic Trust employees gathered recently on the roof of the Metro Baptist Church in New York’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, in partnership with the United Way of New York City, to volunteer for the Hell’s Kitchen Farm Project.     Together, they helped transform 52 kiddie pools into nearly 1,000 square feet of new plant...
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Strategic  Philanthropy: Starting the Process

Amanda Marsted
May 06, 2016

  The U.S. is seeing record levels of giving in recent years: According to data from the National Philanthropic Trust , Americans gave $358.38 billion in 2014—an increase of 7.1% over 2013—accounting for approximately 2.1% of gross domestic product in that year.     That trend is expected to continue upward in 2016. Two factors may play a role: One is millennials ,...