Give money

Principal Six in Mark Haynes Daniell's Strategy for the Wealthy Family – Seven Principles to Assure Riches to Riches Across Generations is “Share wealth in a manner that unites the family and gives it meaning”.

All families, not just those with wealth, can unite behind common giving philosophies and strategies. Learning to agree on causes, determine how much time or money to give, vetting the different organizations that you could benefit and following through to determine the impact of the gifts can be an essential part of working together as a family.

In this section, we will aggregate information on ways to give, vehicles to use for giving which benefit to your family as well as recipients and in giving, family foundations and other relevant subjects.


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"Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose."  Helen Keller

How do you build a legacy worthy of your family and yourself?


  • Discover what is important.
  • Define how the important thing is demonstrated.
  • Identify actions your family can take to demonstrate the important legacy.
  • Memorialize the actions taken by your family.

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"Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells"  J. Paul Getty