September 20, 2017
In other news, Harvard's endowment posts an 8 percent return, immigrant hurricane victims seek safety in churches, North Texas Giving Day brings in $39 million in 18 hours, Sen. Charles Grassley says hospitals don't provide enough charity care, and Eric Trump apparently still attends events for his old charity after promising to stop raising money for it.
September 06, 2017
Highlighting a donor’s ability to make a difference as an individual produced more giving among upper-income people than appeals to uniting for a common cause.
August 29, 2017
An effort by Facebook to raise money was so popular, it caused a key donation website to crash. Meanwhile, New Orleans residents are contributing money and expertise as they seek to pay back Houston for help it offered during Katrina.
August 29, 2017
Also, Jeff Bezos thanks the public for suggesting where he should donate money and says "more to come." And Bloomberg Philanthropies is under scrutiny in India.
August 21, 2017
Also, a higher-education expert examines how massive fundraising campaigns have reshaped the job of college president, and Michael Bloomberg announces an international forum not unlike the defunct Clinton Global Initiative.
August 18, 2017
The American Cancer Society and two other major nonprofits say they will relocate events scheduled for President Trump's Florida estate. Meanwhile, the ACLU tempers its support for extremist groups' right to rally, and a Murdoch blasts the president's response to Charlottesville.
August 17, 2017
Also, Apple donates $2 million to groups combating racist extremism as CEO Tim Cook condemns President Trump's Charlottesville response, and Facebook rolls out a tool to make those ubiquitous birthday reminders more charity-minded.
August 15, 2017
Mainstream online-fundraising firms say hosting campaigns to raise legal-defense funds for James Fields would violate their policies on hate speech. Also, humanitarian groups suspend Mediterranean migrant-rescue missions, fearing clashes with Libya's beefed-up Coast Guard.
August 11, 2017
Also, the Cleveland Clinic stands by plans to hold its winter gala at President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort, and stolen emails reveal a Persian Gulf state's $20 million donation to an influential foreign-policy think tank.