June 23, 2017
The president's son is no longer on the board of the former Eric Trump Foundation, now called Curetivity. Also, looks at nonprofits developing artificial intelligence for social good and challenges faced by foundations that opt to spend down and close.
June 22, 2017
Experts liken the Amazon founder's approach to philanthropy to his disruption of the retail industry. Also, Susan G. Komen Arizona is shutting its doors, and the Girl Scouts adds an achievement badge in cybersecurity.
June 20, 2017
The Democratic candidate in the bellwether special election is highlighting his GOP rival's role as a Susan G. Komen executive when the cancer charity briefly cut off grants to Planned Parenthood. Also, commentaries on the implications of megagiving and Jeff Bezos's philanthropic plans.
June 19, 2017
The state grant program aims to shore up community and Planned Parenthood clinics facing potental shortfalls. Plus, a philanthropy consultant critiques Jeff Bezos's Twitter call for giving advice, and New York State shuts down a cancer charity investigators say was effectively run by a commercial fundraiser.
June 16, 2017
Proceeds from the annual benefit more than doubled last year's total as ticket sales skyrocketed in the wake of the gun attack on Republican lawmakers at a practice field. Also, Illinois nonprofits lose a round in court in their battle to secure state payments held up by a budget impasse.
June 15, 2017
Lawmakers will take the field as scheduled tonight to raise money for D.C. charities, despite Wednesday's gun attack on a Republican congressional baseball team at a pregame practice. Also, Harvard's president announces her exit, and San Diego takes the crown in Charity Navigator's ranking of big-city nonprofit communities.
June 14, 2017
Also, plans to overhaul the health-care system could set the stage for faster growth of crowdfunding websites, and how better marketing could draw more donations to help Syrian refugees.
June 13, 2017
Also, a look at the economic impact of the Trump administration's plan to scrap funding for federal arts and culture agencies, and a health foundation sues two nonprofit hospitals for allegedly failing to provide sufficient charity care.
June 12, 2017
Also, the Gates Foundation and Rotary International spearhead $1.2 billion in new fundraising for the push to eradicate polio, and Warren Buffett's annual auction of a lunch date fetches $2.68 million for a San Francisco social-service charity.
June 09, 2017
The California grant maker, which said it will increase its payout by up to $22 million this year, joins several large philanthropies that have responded with cash to President Trump’s victory in November.