Charities' Loss of Trust and Stability Is the True Damage of the Madoff Scandal
Publication Date: January 2009
Publisher(s): Chronicle of Philanthropy
Author(s): Gary A. Tobin
Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Fundraising and Philanthropy; Organizational Development
Coverage: United States
The author evaluates the scope and impact of the Madoff scandal on philanthropy. He looks at the fiscal impact, together with the less tangible but equally significant loss of trust. The author also emphasizes the reach of Jewish giving beyond the Jewish community.