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Donor-Advised Funds: The Perfect Vehicle for Charitably Minded People Worried about Changing Tax Rules

Posted Saturday March 23, 2013 by admin

Here at the Madison Foundation, we know that not everyone understands the...

Here at the Madison Foundation, we know that not everyone understands the benefits and mechanics of donor-advised funds. So, when we saw the fantastic article MarketWatch.com just wrote about the...

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A Rootin’ Tootin’ Chili Cook-Off!

Posted Saturday March 09, 2013 by admin

What better way to take the chill off of a long cold...

What better way to take the chill off of a long cold winter than to sample some of the finest chili concocted in our area? And better still, the proceeds...

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Jaycees Support The Madison Foundation’s N2N

Posted Tuesday December 18, 2012 by admin

Among other programs, Neighbor to Neighbor provides basic personal care items to...

Among other programs, Neighbor to Neighbor provides basic personal care items to the Madison Food Pantry, Delivers items from the pantry to the homebound and disabled, contributes food and gas...

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Jaycees Support The Madison Foundation’s N2N

Madison Foundation Supports a Place Called Hope

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 by admin

Don Rankin (left) from the Friends of Hammonasset looks on as David...

Don Rankin (left) from the Friends of Hammonasset looks on as David Allen (second from left) from the Madison Foundation gets ready to present a check for $1,000 to Christine...

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Madison Foundation Supports a Place Called Hope

According to Conscience and Means

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 by admin

[The following is a letter to the editor of The Source from...

[The following is a letter to the editor of The Source from Madison First Selectman Fillmore McPherson.] Many people have commented that Madison runs on the efforts of its volunteers....

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Madison Foundation – Making a $1 Million Difference

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 by admin

By Marianne Sullivan Bill and Melinda Gates do it. Warren Buffett does it....

By Marianne Sullivan Bill and Melinda Gates do it. Warren Buffett does it. Michael Bloomberg does it-billionaires all. Nancy and Donald Rankin do it. Jack and Laurie Heflin do it. Bruce...

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Madison Foundation Shows It Cares

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 by admin

[This article originally appeared in The Source] The Madison Foundation recently awarded...

[This article originally appeared in The Source] The Madison Foundation recently awarded Madison Cares $3,000 to support Madison Cares’ ninth home build for Habitat for Humanity, which is expected to...

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Madison Foundation Shows It Cares

Letter to the Editor: Madison’s Generosity and Support

Posted Thursday November 29, 2012 by admin

[The following letter originally appeared in The Source.] I encourage your readers...

[The following letter originally appeared in The Source.] I encourage your readers to celebrate with us, The Madison Foundation, in the raising, managing, and giving back nearly $1 million to the...

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Defibrillators for the Madison Senior Center

Posted Wednesday November 28, 2012 by admin

The Madison Senior Center is now equipped with two automated external defibrillators...

The Madison Senior Center is now equipped with two automated external defibrillators thanks to a donation from The Madison Foundation. Joe Petrella, senior services supervisor at the center, talked recently...

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Defibrillators for the Madison Senior Center

N2N Block Party: A Very Special Evening

Posted Wednesday November 28, 2012 by admin

On behalf of The Madison Foundation Neighbor to Neighbor Fund (N2N), I...

On behalf of The Madison Foundation Neighbor to Neighbor Fund (N2N), I would like to extend our most sincere gratitude to all of the wonderful members of the Madison community...

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N2N Block Party: A Very Special Evening