Curated from around the web

March 21, 2017

Empower Mississippi is seeking a development director to create and assist with the implementation of a fundraising plan, oversee development operations, and meet with investors… read more


March 20, 2017

The University of Notre Dame will be the home of the Rafat and Zoreen Ansari Institute for Global Engagement With Religion. Learn more about how this project unfolded… read more


March 16, 2017

Pope Francis offers concrete, permanently useful prescription for dealing with panhandlers. It’s this: Give them the money, and don’t worry about it… read more


March 16, 2017

By saving 24 miles worth of pennies and collecting paper and aluminum products and cashing them in for money, 86 year old Johnny Jennings has donated some $400,000 to Georgia Baptist Children’s Home over the past 30 years… read more


March 16, 2017

With a name like Surfrider Foundation and a logo that displays a gently rolling swell, one might expect a coastal tourism board or other educational organization. But is this nonprofit just riding the waves of tax expempt status to finance political campaigns? … read more


March 9, 2017

William Schambra on philanthropic elitism: is the philanthropic elite a scourge of democracy or its guarantor?… read more


March 9, 2017

From responding to floods and wildfires to establishing charter schools, this series of articles highlights the effectiveness of local solutions over centralized beaurocratic ones… read more


February 23, 2017

According to a new lawsuit, prominent Manhattan philanthropist Shelley Rubin was swindled out of $18 million, buying fake jewels commonly found in tourist bazaars… read more


February 23, 2017

The United States has sought equally to be free and to be good. How do these two impulses drive our dual commitment to liberty and to shared responsibility?… read more


February 23, 2017

The latest evidence that Silicon Valley giving is going totally nuts… read more


February 23, 2017

Millions are on the line for Georgia nonprofits, as the region’s largest foundation played with a risky investment strategy… read more


February 16, 2017

Philanthropists love infrastructure. But what if the future promises charity without charities?read more





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