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Step 2: Create an action plan

Now that you've identified what is most important to you through the creation of a charitable mission statement, it's time to decide how you can really make an impact on the causes you care about. Create an action plan using the information here.

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Learn how to have a greater impact
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Plan your next steps

For those interested in making a difference, Joan Siefert Rose says just start now.

See her tips on ways to get involved
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Align your giving with your mission
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Learn more about smart tax strategies

About Fidelity Charitable

We're one of the largest grant makers in the country, and our mission is to grow the American tradition of philanthropy by providing programs that make charitable giving accessible, simple, and effective.

Learn more about Fidelity Charitable