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Five Social Enterprises Team Up To Create A Subscription Box For World Water Day

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:53:00 -0400

Greg Pittman, the Social Capitalist and CEO at Cause Roast, believes partnership and collaboration can solve some of the world's most challenging problems. So he's proving it -- with The Water Box.

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March For Our Lives: How Four 50+ People Are Stepping Up

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:26:00 -0400

These men and women will take to the streets at the March 24 March for Our Lives student-led demonstrations, for very personal reasons.

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A Powerful Platform For Change [Infographic]

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:08:00 -0400

How the Forbes BrandVoice platform helped Civic Nation generate over 6 million page views and reach a diverse, politically active audience.

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How Major Brands Are Reviving The PSA

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 08:56:00 -0400

As our digital world becomes more captivated by content, the PSA is seeing a resurgence. It's a valuable way to share important messages through an easily consumable medium.

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Why Hurricane Maria Is No Match For This Mighty Community In Puerto Rico

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 08:33:00 -0400

People who live near Caño Martín Peña are making their own Hurricane Maria solutions—and forging a trail for other disaster-prone communities around the world.

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Palestinian And Israeli Teenagers MEET To Shape Their Future With Tech

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 12:00:00 -0400

Middle Eastern Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow (MEET) is a nonprofit that has brought together Palestinian and Israeli high schoolers to learn, imagine and build technology together through an immersive MIT run program.

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Great Business Leaders Are Unshakable Optimists (A Conversation With Harvard's Steven Pinker)

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0400

Harvard cognitive psychologist Steven Pinker—Bill Gates’ favorite author—says optimistic leaders have a competitive advantage.

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Interested In The Future Of Work? Listen To Young People.

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:46:00 -0400

Young people are optimistic about their futures, but only half believe their education is preparing them for the changing nature of opportunity and work.

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Leading With Executive Presence: What Can We Learn From The Soldier And The Saint?

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:33:00 -0400

Physical presence matters. Get in front of your people. Make sure they hear your commitment to your ideas, to your ideals, and to them. Know what you stand for. Tie those convictions to the motivating forces for your audience. Leading isn’t about you as the leader; it’s about those you lead.

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Global 'Green Finance' Index Launch Boosts Sustainable Investing Drive

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 16:58:00 -0400

The Global Green Finance Index has been launched, described as the first globally applicable index of developments in “greening” the world's financial centres. Financial centres in Europe - with London, Paris and Amsterdam featuring among the top five - outperforming other regions.

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The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust Honors Paul Tudor Jones

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:47:00 -0400

The state of the Everglades would undoubtedly be much worse if it wasn’t for Tudor Jones.

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How One Small Town In Puerto Rico Holds On To Hope Six Months After Hurricane Maria

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:00:00 -0400

It's been six months since Hurricane Maria slammed into the coastal town of Punta Santiago. Residents reflect on how far they've come, and where they want their town to end up.

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Backed By A Band Of Philanthropists, Nonprofit Makes Dramatic Progress In Reducing Childhood Deaths

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0400

Every year, some 5 million young children around the world die from preventable diseases. A newly-published study showcasing work in West Africa spearheaded by Muso, a global health organization, shows that big reductions in childhood deaths are achievable -- and relatively affordable.

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How To Get Around The New Tax Law's Barriers To Charity

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 08:03:00 -0400

The new tax law makes giving to charity more difficult. But there are some tricks to getting around those barriers.

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How Universities Drive Innovation In Aging

Fri, 9 Mar 2018 15:38:00 -0500

This University of Southern California dean explains what colleges and universities do to improve health and aging in the face of longevity.

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Meet The Newest Billionaire To Mint His Fortune At Bloomberg LP

Thu, 8 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500

Duncan MacMillan, one of Bloomberg LP's four cofounders, makes his debut on Forbes' 2018 Billionaires List.

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Galeries Lafayette Foundation: Art Is In The Company's DNA

Thu, 8 Mar 2018 05:43:00 -0500

The legendary French department store has just opened a stunning arts center in the Marais section of Paris. Group CEO Guillaume Houzé walks us through…

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Coding Icon Sue Black Launches #TechMumsTV In Facebook's Film Studio

Thu, 8 Mar 2018 02:30:00 -0500

International Women's Day: Sue Black left school with just a handful of qualifications. Now she's a serial entrepreneur who's working with Facebook to reach a million 'techmums'.

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Never, Ever Take A Job Until You Answer These Ten Questions

Wed, 7 Mar 2018 11:25:00 -0500

Vincent was not too pleased when his new manager, Belinda, suddenly informed him about a big change in his job responsibilities. Could Vincent have anticipated the problem if he'd asked more questions at the job interview?

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Roger Federer Teams Up With Bill Gates In Silicon Valley Rematch For Africa

Mon, 5 Mar 2018 15:02:00 -0500

Roger Federer's charitable foundation will have benefited one million children by the end of 2018.

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Getting To Your First Million: Three Fundraising Fails To Avoid

Mon, 5 Mar 2018 14:43:00 -0500

Trying to raise the much sought after 7-figure grant? Here are the 3 fundraising mistakes you won't want to make, and how to avoid them.

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These Elephant Ambassadors Will Capture Your Heart

Sat, 3 Mar 2018 17:56:00 -0500

Meet Jabu and Morula -- and the human beings dedicating their lives to them.

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If Warren Buffett Really Does Aim To Buy An Airline, He Might LUV Southwest

Fri, 2 Mar 2018 11:26:00 -0500

Warren Buffett ignited a storm of speculation this week when he said Berkshire Hathaway 'wouldn’t rule out owning an entire airline.' Would Southwest Airlines be the top pick of the Oracle of Omaha?

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Three Ways Your Philanthropy Can Spark Social Change in Developing Countries

Thu, 1 Mar 2018 14:46:00 -0500

With rising rates in impact investment, strategic philanthropy, and crowdfunding, it's obvious that there is a growing desire to accelerate global social change. How do we ensure that these innovations are ethical and smart? Two experts from the field weigh in with tips for us all.

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How Luxury Brands Are Embracing Philanthropy: Advice From The Experts

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 18:21:00 -0500

As Rochelle Gores Fredston, Founder of Learning Labs Ventures explains, "Brand support for not-for-profits is becoming more difficult." Here's some major insights into building brand partnerships that work.

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5 Manifestations Of Delusional Altruism

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 16:57:00 -0500

Are your funding practices causing more harm than good? How can you know? Learn how to recognize delusional altruism and whether it is affecting your funding efforts.

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Walker's Legacy Video Series Celebrates Trailblazing Women of Color In Honor Of Black History Month

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 16:32:00 -0500

In honor of this special month, Walker’s Legacy has produced a #BEENBOSS series, showcasing groundbreaking African American women who were trailblazers of their time.

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You Can Feed A Family By Taking A Shot Of This Spirit

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:08:00 -0500

Every drink of Simple vodka benefits an American family in need

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Gucci Donates To Gun-Control Protest In Washington D.C.

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:00:00 -0500

Gucci is donating $500,000 to the gun-control march planned for Washington next month.

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Arts Nonprofits Have A New Audience In Tech

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 -0500

I stumbled upon a growing but seemingly under-targeted audience and a potential set of supporters for arts organizations.

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Are YOU The Bottleneck To Effective Giving?

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:58:00 -0500

When funders delay decisions, they can wreak havoc on their organizations, missions and impact — and often they don’t even know they’re the cause. Here are the three ways funders create bottlenecks, and how you can take a different course.

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Girls Who Code, Boys Who Cook: Cambodia's Future Leaders

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 01:45:00 -0500

The Liger Leadership Academy is educating what it hopes will be Cambodia’s next generation of leaders - without one single class in “leadership.”

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Facebook Launches $10 Million Initiative For Community Leaders -- 5 Things You Need To Know

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:34:00 -0500

Facebook announced the launch of its Community Leadership Program, an initiative that will offer $10M in funding to community leaders and social entrepreneurs through residency and fellowship programs.

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How This Big City Is Becoming Age-Friendly

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:56:00 -0500

Here's how Pittsburgh is changing its ways to become an age-friendly city and more welcoming to residents of all ages and incomes.

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Seven Authenticity Checks I Do For My Brands

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 07:00:00 -0500

Being authentic is key to building trusting relationships, both in sales and in your everyday life.

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How Snowboarding Will Transform Your Career And Make You A Better Leader

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0500

The CEO of Burton, uniform sponsor of the U.S. Olympic Snowboard Team, tells what it takes to succeed.

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Bill & Melinda Gates: It's 'Not Fair' We're So Wealthy; Criticize Trump On America First

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:52:00 -0500

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and wife Melinda Gates, whose foundation spends around $4 billion in developing countries and c.$500 million in the U.S., have issued their latest annual open letter covering education, climate change and politics, and voice concern over President Trump's policies.

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Meet The Heel Maker With A Higher Purpose

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 17:21:00 -0500

The shoes that Shaherazad Umbreen creates all have names, and each one reveals a little about the philosophy that underpins her company.

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How Brother Vellies And Other Fashion Houses Are Spotlighting African Designs And Supporting African Artisans

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:20:00 -0500

On Monday night, Industria, a satellite hub for New York Fashion Week 2018, transformed into Wakanda, a fictional third-world African nation dreamt up by Marvel Studios for its latest film, “Black Panther.” The movie house joined forces with a handful of fashion houses to celebrate the pan-African styles featured in the film.

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Three Hands-On Ways To Enhance Corporate Giving

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:00:00 -0500

Hands-on corporate giving can be beneficial for employee morale and your image in the community.

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The Co-Creation Imperative: How To Make Organizational Change Collaborative

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 09:07:00 -0500

This article describes co-creation platforms as a powerful tool for organizational change. Read how companies can enlist employees as co-designers of organizational solutions at every stage of the change process.

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Where Have All The Loyal Employees Gone?

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 06:03:00 -0500

Steve is upset because several long-term employees of his company left to work for his competitors. Is employee loyalty dead?

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From Finance To The Beauty Industry, Learn How One Entrepreneur Transforms The Color Of Our Lips

Fri, 9 Feb 2018 17:01:00 -0500

The Lip Bar, a non –toxic, vegan and cruelty free line of colorful lipsticks, was born out of New York City by Founder and CEO Melissa Butler.

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Chinese Philanthropist Awards The Biggest Education Prizes Ever

Fri, 9 Feb 2018 12:26:00 -0500

Endowed by $320 million from Tencent cofounder Charles Chen Yidan, the Hong Kong-based Yidan Prize hands out a total of $7.75 million to two winners.

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These 50 Americans Gave Away The Most Money In 2017

Wed, 7 Feb 2018 12:58:00 -0500

Last year, the 50 most generous individuals and couples gave away a combined total of more than $14.7 billion--the highest combined total since 2008. This from a recent report from The Chronicle of Philanthropy, a news source for all things charity.

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Philanthropy -- The Forgotten Investment Asset

Wed, 7 Feb 2018 07:11:00 -0500

Why should you give away money before your business has finished earning? Because philanthropic investing can be a money-making tool. Consider how creating positive social change can also grow your business.

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MOD Pizza, America's Fastest-Growing Restaurant, Supports People In Recovery Or Just Out Of Jail

Mon, 5 Feb 2018 10:10:00 -0500

“It’s not that we think the world needs more pizza places,” says Ally Svenson, who, with husband Scott, helms MOD Pizza, the U.S.'s fastest growing restaurant chain. After selling a previous business to Starbucks, they use MOD to "put people first," including former prisoners and those in recovery.

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Reinventing Philanthropy As An Employee-Centered Growth Strategy

Mon, 5 Feb 2018 09:17:00 -0500

Can a company let all its employees – even if it has 38,000 of them – define the way it gives back? And why is that even important?

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See Which Social Enterprise Is Employing The Homeless In Los Angeles

Mon, 5 Feb 2018 07:45:00 -0500

Millennials are making social enterprises rise in popularity as they spend their dollars intentionally. Check out this company that helps homeless people in Los Angeles transition out of homelessness.

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How A Life Jolt Can Lead To Transformation

Sun, 4 Feb 2018 08:00:00 -0500

The author of 'Jolt' says a traumatic life event can lead to life transformation for the better. Here's who tends to find strength and why.

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Utah Billionaire Entrepreneur And Philanthropist Jon Huntsman Dies At Age 80

Fri, 2 Feb 2018 19:26:00 -0500

He built chemicals firm Huntsman Corp. into a multi-billion dollar enterprise, while making time to fund and support a cancer research institute at the Univ. of Utah that bears his name.

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Colin Kaepernick Not Stopping, Donations Roll Past $1 Million

Thu, 1 Feb 2018 10:01:00 -0500

Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback and the ground zero of national anthem protests, completed his goal of donating $1 million to charity, but the activism isn't stopping.

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Two Good Reasons You Should Donate Your Tax Return To Gender Equality

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 23:51:00 -0500

Giving a % of your tax return back to women and girls' initiatives this year could be transformational for them and for your family.

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Five Women of Color Who Should Be On Your Radar

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 23:23:00 -0500

Women of color are making great strides in the workplace, breaking barriers, and becoming C-suite leaders with impact and influence.

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How A Swedish Social Enterprise Is Transforming Lives

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 17:44:00 -0500

Newcomers to Sweden can struggle to find work and fit in. A young social startup is helping to change that.

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New Studies Find America's Silent Workforce Has A Lot To Say About Their Jobs As Caregivers

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 17:12:00 -0500

New research is finding that American caregivers have a lot to say about their experiences caring for their loved ones. And while the job is physically, emotionally and financially taxing, they find joy in their work every day.

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Responsive Vs. Strategic Grantmaking: Which One Is Right For You?

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:27:00 -0500

There are pros and cons to each strategy, and you want to know which one will help your organization achieve the most impact. Or can you use both? Here’s what to consider.

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Epic Foundation Says Business Can't Do Well Without Doing Good

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:15:00 -0500

Social entrepreneur and tech millionaire Alexandre Mars says companies that don’t understand the importance of doing good will not do well in the future.

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How This Art-World Entrepreneur Is Rethinking Social Justice

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 16:33:00 -0500

Art world curator and gallerist Cheryl Haines does not consider herself an activist. Yet, through her work with artists, she is changing the public’s connection to society.

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Steven Tyler Grammy Party Raises $2.4 Million For Victims Of Sexual Abuse

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 12:54:00 -0500

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler put his philanthropic side first last night, throwing a memorable Grammy party in L.A. that, most importantly, raised $2.4 million for his Janie's Fund, an organization he founded to help young girls who have been sexually abused.

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Women's March Celebrates 1st Anniversary, Co-Founder Carmen Perez Shares What's Next

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:10:00 -0500

The Women’s March celebrated its first anniversary on Sunday, January 21st. Beyond the message of protecting women’s rights and promoting gender equality, the second Women’s March was laser focused on creating opportunities for action and change in our current political climate.

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Adventurer And His Daughter Use Joy As Fuel To Help Others

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 14:53:00 -0500

"Pre-joy is when you realize a poisonous spider is on your arm and if it bites you, you will die within ten minutes." It's the state that you must get through to enjoy those magical moments when you feel the relief of being alive and you get to share with others how you got the spider off your arm.

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More Than A Bike Ride: How Doug Ulman's 'Why' Is Shaping Pelotonia

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 16:27:00 -0500

Ulman, 40, is a three-time cancer survivor, former CEO of the LIVESTRONG Foundation and the founder of his own nonprofit, The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults. His life’s work—his why—is simple: Build community.

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Living In A Shell: Families Struggle To Recover After Hurricane Harvey

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 -0500

Taina and Gordon Hatthorn don't know when or if they'll be able to repair their home after Hurricane Harvey. They're not alone in their heartache: Nearly half of all Texans impacted by the storm say they aren't getting the help they need.

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An Inside Look At Why New Family Caregivers Law Is So Desperately Needed

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:29:00 -0500

Caregivers tell what it's really like to be responsible for another adult in every way all day, every day. They hope a new law will give hope to them and others.

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PODCAST: Meet The Composer And Product Manager Who's Helping Artists Thrive

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:00:00 -0500

What does project management have in common with musical composition? In the eyes of Kevin Clark, our guest on this week's episode of The Limit Does Not Exist, a lot.

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Founder Christena Reinhard On How To Raise Money

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:33:00 -0500

Union & Fifth Founding Executive Director Christena Reinhard talks fashion, fundraising, and founding a company that empowers women.

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Meet The Creatives Who Spearheaded A Flag And Anthem For The Refugee Olympic Team

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:59:00 -0500

For the first time ever, a refugee team was going to compete in the Olympics. There were 10 athletes with no national team, no flag, no anthem to call their own—until we gave them one.

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Why A Wine Industry Marketer Reached For His Better Angel

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:54:00 -0500

A frustrated wine retailer uncovered a way to join philanthropy with direct-to-consumer wine sales.

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BlackRock's $6 Trillion And The Social Purpose Of Corporations

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:59:00 -0500

The institutionalization of the individual investor’s savings has opened up a whole new battleground for the long term interests of society as a whole over simply short term performance.

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How The Steelers' Playoff Loss Created A Windfall Of Charitable Contributions

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:24:00 -0500

The Pittsburgh Steelers' loss brings happiness to Cincinnati and in turn brings money to non-profit foundation of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles. Tis' a season of giving from NFL fans.

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Leave The Office And Break Out Of Your Bubble

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:35:00 -0500

The most effective grantmakers aren’t behind closed doors — they’re out in their communities, talking to all stakeholders. Learn four benefits you’ll reap by hitting the streets you aim to serve.

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How Kids Would Make Age-Friendly Cities

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:11:00 -0500

At the New Jersey regionals of the Future City 'Age-Friendly City' competition, middle school students offered practical and fanciful ideas to age better.

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What This Founder Does To Negotiate Million-Dollar Projects

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:09:00 -0500

What's the one thing you can do to close a million dollar deal? Kathy LeMay, founder and CEO of Raising Change shows us what to do.

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This Hot Chicken-Fueled Social Enterprise Is Changing Lives

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 14:35:00 -0500

Sure, he prides himself on the mouth-watering grub he’s peddling. But the 32-year-old founder of Columbus hot spot Hot Chicken Takeover frequently admits that the chicken itself is a bit of a means to an end...he created this for one simple reason: to do good.

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8 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Trends To Look For In 2018

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:14:00 -0500

In 2018, the expectation is that companies will continue to expand their activism on and investment in the issues that matter to their employees, customers and communities. Here are some key trends to look for.

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Five Best Practices Of Extraordinary Grantmakers

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:03:00 -0500

I have seen “ordinary” grantmakers raise their impact to extraordinary levels, just by following a few good habits. Learn 5 best practices your organization can adopt to elevate your own outcomes.

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Executive Leadership Council COO Explains How to Blend Philanthropy With Your Career

Tue, 9 Jan 2018 17:00:00 -0500

Want to leverage your work, wealth and wisdom to for social good? Executive Leadership Council COO Brickson Diamond explains how to bring the same drive and intentionality to your philanthropy and board involvement as you bring to your career.

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The 10 Largest Charitable Donations Of 2017

Tue, 9 Jan 2018 15:53:00 -0500

The Chronicle of Philanthropy—a news and information source for all things charitable—tracks the amount of money that’s given by donors, and the organization releases data on the largest donations made public each year. This year the ten biggest charitable gifts totaled $10.2 billion.

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The Attack On Patagonia Is An Attack On American Sportsmen And Women

Mon, 8 Jan 2018 14:10:00 -0500

The shrinking of the Monuments—most of which allow hunting and fishing—comes at the expense of the American public, in general, and American sportsmen, in specific.

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Aligned Intermediary: Solving The Funding Conundrum

Sun, 7 Jan 2018 14:13:00 -0500

The concept of an "aligned intermediary" is an innovative new solution to the long-standing problem of matching capital to funding needs for sustainable development. The organization "Aligned Intermediary" is already demonstrating the power of this idea for addressing the problem of climate change.

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Kenyan Multi-Millionaire Narendra Raval Lands Book Deal With Bloomsbury India

Fri, 5 Jan 2018 05:43:00 -0500

Kenyan multi-millionaire steel tycoon Narendra Raval has landed a deal to publish his autobiography with Bloomsbury India, a subsidiary of Bloomsbury Publishing U.K.

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Giving Back: A New Year's Resolution for Social Media Celebrities

Mon, 1 Jan 2018 10:12:00 -0500

Why hasn't philanthropy yet become an important part of what social media stars are doing? Read about how giving back should become an influencer's #1 New Year's resolution for 2018.

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6 Steps To A More Generous 2018

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 20:15:00 -0500

Making changes in the year ahead? If you're writing down resolutions, add generosity to the list. Not only will you help your fellow social entrepreneur, but you'll be happier and more empathetic. Here's how to get started.

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Celebs Helped Raise At Least $135 Million For Hurricane Relief In 2017

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 14:59:00 -0500

Collectively, American celebs have raised or donated at least $135 million in 2017 for hurricane recovery efforts. Kevin Hart, Marc Anthony, Jennifer Lopez, J.J Watt, Leo DiCaprio, Bun B, Taylor Swift and Beyonce are among that number.

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Hans Rosling On Why Rich Countries Need To Tackle Climate Change Differently

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 12:13:00 -0500

In these previously unpublished comments, Hans Rosling talks about the challenges faced by businesses and governments as the balance of the world's population and economic wealth shifts radically, and about dealing with climate change

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12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2017: Bigelow Laboratory For Ocean Sciences

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 08:34:00 -0500

It's the final day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving for 2017. Readers have suggested deserving charities over the past few weeks, and I’ve been posting one a day for – well, 12 days (I’m clever that way). Today's charity is the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences.

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Working With Volunteers? Here Are 5 Steps To Better Engagement Next Year

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 23:11:00 -0500

If you're leading a nonprofit or social impact organization, you may have been burned by volunteers a time or two. Here's how to develop a better strategy for volunteer retention in the year ahead.

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With CEO Statesmanship Ascendant in 2017, What's Ahead in 2018?

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 19:57:00 -0500

2017 was a watershed year for CEO Statesmen to leverage their impact to push for societal change (with positive business results), and in which the American people will increasingly look to executives, rather than politicians, as change agents. What's next for 2018?

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12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2017: The Diaper Bank

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 09:30:00 -0500

It's the eleventh day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving for 2017. Readers have suggested deserving charities over the past few weeks, and I’ll be posting one a day for – well, 12 days (I’m clever that way). Today's charity is The Diaper Bank.

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New Year's Resolutions For A Divided Planet

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 12:00:00 -0500

Suggestions for world leaders to reverse this year's divisiveness and hostility.

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Shaking It Up: How An Innovative Tequila Brand Is Helping Women Get Ahead

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 06:00:00 -0500

The story of how a tequila company called Tanteo is making a difference in Mexico. Plus, the perfect margarita recipe.

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12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2017: Make-A-Wish International

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 18:19:00 -0500

It's the tenth day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving for 2017. Readers have suggested deserving charities over the past few weeks, and I’ll be posting one a day for – well, 12 days (I’m clever that way). Today's charity is Make-A-Wish International.

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Six Helpful Tips For Negotiating A Corporate Sponsorship

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 11:00:00 -0500

Negotiating corporate sponsorships can be tricky, but creating a successful relationship isn't impossible.

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Meet The Startup Helping Employees Join Non-Profit Junior Boards At Companies Like Citigroup And KKR

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 10:36:00 -0500

Rhoden Monrose and startup CariClub are looking to build a big business by helping employees at companies like Citigroup, KKR and Unilever find and connect with non-profits, starting with junior boards.

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All I Want For Christmas Is Bitcoin - Who Is In Control Of Our Digital Future?

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 06:34:00 -0500

Digital has given us the tools to distribute knowledge on a global scale. Ultimately, through the bubbles of speculative markets and fake news, everything regresses to the mean - this is human - just give us the time and the tools to learn and adapt to all of these new changes.

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