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.
8.15.16 US Nonprofit News
Habitat for Humanity Texas received a $10,000 Partnership Grant Program award, Bread for the World launched its national “I Vote to End Hunger” campaign, Robin Hood Foundation has issued a call for applications for its new Grant-Ready Insights and Training project, and more.
8.17.15 US Nonprofit News
C.R. England donates over 850 backpacks, along with $15 school supply vouchers, to students in the Laredo and United Independent School Districts, The HealthWell Foundation announces its launch of a new fund to assist people living with Urea Cycle Disorders, the Evanston Community Foundation is currently seeking proposals from small to mid-size nonprofits in Evanston for its root2fruit grant program, and more.
8.3.15 US Nonprofit News
Robin Hood Foundation awards $250,000 grant to Services for the UnderServed, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and Philanthropy Southwest to host The Collaboration Conference, Forbes announces $1 million global social impact Change-the-World Social Entrepreneurs Competition, and more.
07.25.13: U.S. News Bits
Project Hope UK treats 40,000 patients in Zanzibar; Robin Hood Foundation awards grants; Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut funds community projects; Florida Blue Foundation seeks 2014 Sapphire Awards nominations; V Foundation for Cancer hosts annual wine event; thousands of volunteers help in annual Veterans Wheelchair Games.
12.13.12.: US News Bits
Foundation for Youth Investment awarded grant, the PhD Project names new president, Susan Solomon receives 2012 Stem Cell Action Leadership Award, and more.
Two guides tackle the basics and the intermediates of mission-related investing, or investing assets to achieve both social and financial returns.