This is the first article in a Guide to Giving blog series by contributing editor Richard B. Freeman. Richard is a Senior Director, Wealth Advisor at Round Table Wealth Management and a member of FCCF’s Professional Advisors Council. You have decided that “giving back” by donating to charity is something you are ready to pursue. Friends, the news media, your alma mater—all have mentioned different ways to give. There are various ways to give to charity but the best method for giving will depend on your objectives and financial circumstances.