Virtual Endowment spotted in the Wild.
Forbes Highlights Creative Giving: IRA RMDs For Israel
So pleased that Forbes highlighted the new giving opportunities. IRAs are not just for end-of-year or end-of-life, anymore. With the permanent charitable rollover in effect, the IRA becomes an even more versatile philanthropic building block. Check out Ashlea Ebeling's timely story in Forbes on Creative Giving: IRA RMDs for Israel.

Back in 2009, Carol Milett committed $150,000 as a bequest for lung cancer research to the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science to honor her late husband. But then she had a change of heart. Why wait until she died? “I decided he has always been in my heart and soul. I should do something now for Herb while I’m still alive," she says.