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Contradicting the cult of conciseness: why less isn’t always more

Funders that understand regional differences are better suited to help

Charitable giving: from the heart or the mind?

Stanley Baldwin asked Britain's rich to help pay off the national debt after WWI – but it didn't work

The spectacular failure of One Laptop Per Child

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The very good and very bad news in Giving USA’s report on Philanthropy in 2017. The Giving USA 2018 report is out and, as expected, annual total giving last year was up … read more

Nonprofits see cloudy giving forecast, but the facts suggest sunshine. Ever since foundations were created, people have worried that giving by the wealthy might displace giving by average Americans … read more

“A Disparity In Paper”: Recovering Chinese charitable traditions and the struggle against Western philanthropic imperialism… read more