May 19, 2017
Former first ladies Laura Bush and Hillary Clinton press for a women's history museum, and a study finds that Department of Education grants have been mismanaged.
May 17, 2017
Other notable awards include $2.75 million from agricultural companies Cargill and Teys Australia to support meat-science research at Texas Tech.
May 15, 2017
Also, nonprofits that hold galas at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate have reported a fundraising boost at events since the election, and the foundation building Barack Obama's presidential library opts out of traditional federal support for such institutions.
May 12, 2017
Launched by two retired Home Depot executives, the podcast series tells compelling stories about the struggles of charities and their efforts to change the world.
May 11, 2017
Also, a Massachusetts museum hires a neuroscientist to help plan new interactive exhibits in hopes of boosting visitors.
May 10, 2017
The tech giant will give over part of a structure in its planned office campus in downtown Seattle to a homelessness charity. Also, an Illinois appeals court rules that a public college's fundraising foundation is subject to open-records laws.
May 10, 2017
Other notable awards include $51 million from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation for public schools in its Michigan hometown and $3.5 million from Chicago Cubs star Anthony Rizzo’s charitable fund to help families dealing with childhood cancer.
May 08, 2017
The documents detail the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation's plans to carry its success promoting conservative causes in Wisconsin to other states. Also, an atheism organization files a court challenge to President Trump's order on politicking by religious groups.
May 05, 2017
Some global-health leaders say the U.N. agency is adopting the agenda of its second-biggest donor, the Gates Foundation. Also, a nonprofit group allied with Missouri's new governor widens ad attacks on state legislators, and Minnesota's attorney general targets a national car-donation charity's spending and fundraising.