Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:13:00 -0500She gifted Facebook shares to a donor-advised fund named after her late husband, Dave Goldberg.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 11:00:00 -0500The Mozilla Foundation, buoyed by a 28% increase in revenue, is mapping out ambitious plans in its efforts to promote the "open Internet."
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 08:00:00 -0500Source: Adobe Stock High employee engagement is a goal shared by most company leaders, as it’s widely viewed as an indicator of a healthy corporate culture that many believe breeds higher levels of productivity, retention and recruitment. Deloitte reports that 87% of executives rate culture and employee engagement as their biggest [...]
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:59:00 -0500Christine Garde with Gumbane Village Leader in Mozambique, Summer 2016 (Courtesy Christine Garde) In 2007, Christine Garde, a career-long participant in social good organizations, founded CouldYou?, a non-profit of which she is still CEO. CouldYou? connects influential people in the West with influential African individuals and institutions in African-led partnerships developing [...]
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:10:00 -0500Triple Bottom Brewing Company believes that beer brings people together, a brewery can catalyze community, and a job can change a life.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:58:00 -0500Why this 2016 Influencer in Aging is a booster of mentoring and a mentor himself.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:18:00 -0500Part II of "The Paradox of Tolerance," previously published in Medium. If anything is clear right now, it's that the American identity is in crisis. We have allowed a political and social environment to emerge that has empowered agendas of hate and ignorance. If Trump had lost, many of us might have [...]
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:56:00 -0500Butt out: Michael Bloomberg’s global fight against tobacco use
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:55:00 -0500More than words: Three foundations join forces to uphold South Africa’s constitution
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:54:00 -0500Daring donors step up to the plate to fight poverty
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:22:00 -0500So does that sum it up for other mission-driven brands keen to take a stance? Black Friday could become #greenfriday if the focus is on preservation, not consumption. However, this only works if customers buy recycled wares, and items they truly need -- not just more clutter for the closet.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:01:00 -0500What do the NRA and ACLU have in common? They protect our rights and you can too, with a thoughtful giving season. Read why that matters now.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:42:00 -0500It’s well-established in the neuroscience literature that people don’t process abstractions very well. Abstractions don’t attract charitable donations, stories of real people do.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:00:00 -0500Young filmmakers understand how to harness the power of video in ways most nonprofits don't.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 01:24:00 -0500#GivingTuesday has changed our notion of who is a philanthropist. Turns out it’s every single one of us.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 23:29:00 -0500It’s astounding to see the growth in companies appealing to our better angels in addition to our hunger for bargains.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:08:00 -0500The foundation’s admission – made under penalty of perjury – that earlier tax returns were false raises a legitimate question about whether the signers knew they were false at the time.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 11:00:00 -0500Your country and community need this partnership now more than ever - and you do, too.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:46:00 -050014-year-old twin brothers Jake and Max Klein found themselves being turned away from volunteer opportunities because they were "too young." So they created Kids That Do Good, a website dedicated to helping young people connect with non-profits and make the world a better place.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:12:00 -0500Ulhas was born blind and at a young age he was abandoned by his mother on the streets of Mumbai. Growing up homeless and orphaned, he was looked after by neighbors in his chawl and polished shoes to get by. All his life Ulhas was used to feeling like a [...]
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:00:00 -0500Each year, when Black Friday rolls around and my inbox is stacked with “door-busting deal promos” and “Perfect Gift for You” sales, I can’t help but recognize the irony in the consumerist frenzy that follows Thanksgiving. After everyone enjoys their turkey and shares what they’re most grateful for, they stampede [...]
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:58:00 -0500The world's 25th largest bank and the world's second largest credit card company just made it easier for Russians to say thanks. And to give to those who are most in need.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:15:00 -0500Records show the billionaire’s namesake foundation has donated thousands to groups supporting immigrants and other causes Trump has recently attacked.
Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:30:00 -0500The election of a Republican president and a Republican majority in Congress significantly increases the likelihood of a reduction in the Federal income tax rates for 2017. With that in mind, many taxpayers should consider accelerating their 2017charitable contributions into this year in order to maximize the tax savings if [...]
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:29:00 -0500The idea is ambitious. Some have called it unlikely. Nevertheless, Alkhatib has received praise from senior policymakers for his careful analysis of the security and development concerns of the relevant stakeholders.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:55:00 -0500The richest 20 Americans are now worth as much as the bottom 152 million combined. That has affected charitable giving in a major way.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:07:00 -0500In advance of Thanksgiving week, Unilever is running a program called #ShareAMeal to generate one million meal donations to Feeding America.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:01:00 -0500Most publishers shudder as readers embrace smartphones, but this trend is a boon for Worldreader, which distributes e-books throughout the developing world
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:46:00 -0500This millennial is on the journey of a lifetime: to break a Guinness World Record by visiting every single one of the world's 196 sovereign nations.