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charitable trust

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(Social Welfare) a trust set up for the benefit of a charity that complies with the regulations of the Charity Commissioners to enable it to be exempt from paying income tax
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Noun1.charitable trust - a trust created for charitable or religious or educational or scientific purposes
trust - something (as property) held by one party (the trustee) for the benefit of another (the beneficiary); "he is the beneficiary of a generous trust set up by his father"
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Either approach provides more flexibility than has historically been available with charitable trusts.
The project was funded by The Pew Charitable Trusts and conducted by researchers at UW's Center for Communication and Civic Engagement and SUNYIT.
Microdata records o fall Forms 990-PF sampled for the annual SOI study covering private foundations and Internal Revenue Code section 4947(a)(1) charitable trusts.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Mike Fisher today applauded the General Assembly for passing a bill that would require charitable trusts considering the sale of a business to consider the impact on the community where the business is located.
The Center for Faith and Service at the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), received a grant from the Pew Charitable Trusts to establish a network that will help identify and promote faith-based services to the poor.
23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pew Charitable Trusts today announced a $500,000 emergency grant to provide disaster relief to help the people of Venezuela affected by devastating flooding, landslides and torrential rains during the past week.
The Pew Charitable Trusts receive thousands of grant inquiries each year.
Nonexempt charitable trusts, which operate solely for charitable purposes, and charitable remainder trusts, which serve both charitable and non-charitable interests, are two common trust vehicles used to make distributions to the charitable sector.
The Pew Charitable Trusts, a national and international philanthropy with a special commitment to Philadelphia, support nonprofit activities in the areas of culture, education, the environment, health and human services, public policy and religion.
Charitable Trusts, together with the Boston Workforce Development Coalition, is today sponsoring a conference entitled "Building a Skilled Workforce for the New Millennium: The Bottom Line Benefits of Career Ladders.
Section 4947(a)(1) nonexempt charitable trusts accounted for approximately 5 percent of all Forms 990-PF filed for 1997.
and The Pew Charitable Trusts recently renewed three-year grants to the Kelly Miller Smith Institute on the Black Church.