Curated from around the web

October 17, 2017

George Soros transfers $18 billion to his Open Society Foundations, creating an instant giant… read more

October 17, 2017

A billionaire’s quirky quest to create a mecca for Bob Dylan fans. In Tulsa, Oklahoma. … read more

October 17, 2017

Naomi Schaefer Riley argues that the best way to increase charitable activity is to let people keep more disposable income… read more

October 17, 2017

New York Police Detective Steven McDonald had every reason to be bitter, when a bullet fired from a teenager’s gun in Central Park left him paralyzed. Instead, he embarked on a lifelong mission of mercy and forgiveness… read more

October 13, 2017

Patrons of their place: Barbara and Pitt Hyde have been named the 2017 winners of the William E. Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership for their generous investments in Memphis’ civic life… read more

September 29, 2017

Gracy Olmstead on how we need fewer world leaders and more good neighborsread more

September 28, 2017

A cash guarantee for all has philanthropy buzzing. Ben Soskis writes about philanthropy’s latest fad: universal basic income… read more

September 26, 2017

Big patriotism is poisoning America… read more

September 25, 2017

Here are 5 reasons to hire someone with no “industry experience”read more

September 25, 2017

In a religiously and politically polarized country, Gracy Olmstead writes about the need to find a new common ground for civic life through grassroots interaction… read more

September 19, 2017

The New Year for globalists and nationalists, from the perspective of a Jewish philanthropist… read more

September 14, 2017

Chris Stone is leaving the Open Society Foundations after nearly six years of working as president to tame a dysfunctional organization and navigate the complicated world of George Soros. What comes next?… read more