Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grant-Making Foundation

Jan 7, 2019

Collaborative Philanthropy Magnifies the Impact of Marine Giving

The Tiffany & Co. Foundation and The Moore Charitable Foundation work together worldwide to support the establishment of marine protected areas through an international funders’ collaborative called Oceans 5.

Jan 7, 2019

Beginning Our Labors Anew

The need for philanthropy doesn’t decrease over time. As philanthropy helps you achieve the dreams you had, it also opens the door for the next iteration of those dreams, the next generation of those dreams consistent with your community’s mission and philosophy.

Jan 7, 2019

Putting Trust in Philanthropy

Craig Newmark views his philanthropy as a work in progress. He admits that there are limitations to his knowledge and skills, and he trusts that the organizations he supports will be a lot smarter than he could be in determining how to use his funding.

Jan 7, 2019

Beyond Borders

Plenty of compassion can be given from one helping hand reaching across the border.  

Jan 7, 2019

Staying Relevant for 21st Century Audience

Maintaining an active online presence has helped DES Action to stay connected to existing members and attract new ones including the 3rd generation of exposed individuals.

Sep 24, 2018

Raising a Generous Generation

By involving your children in your charitable decisions and actions, you can give them the desire, confidence and skills they will need to extend your family’s commitment to “doing good” and “giving back” well into the future.

Aug 28, 2017

Community Foundations and their Role in Philanthropy

Community foundations lead the way by getting things done. Foundation For The Carolinas' President and CEO Michael Marsicano explains how.

Jul 17, 2017

Tips to Create a Corporate Culture Based on Philanthropy

Corporations want to distinguish themselves in the marketplace and do good for their communities. Eric Burger from VolunteerHub offers options for businesses to encourage their employees to be more philanthropic.

Nov 7, 2016

Taking a Step Back: Understanding North Carolina’s Changing Landscape

As an institution that is dedicated to improving the quality of life of all North Carolinians, the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation sees the need for listening to communities as the only way forward.

Nov 7, 2016

Robin Hood’s “Band of Merry Men”: How Data Helps Solve Poverty

While metrics aren't everything, Robin Hood Foundation has been able to use data to create a more nuanced and effective view on the fight against poverty.