September 28, 2016
Big grant makers' "stimulus package" for the city included choosing which neighborhoods to invest in, a bold but politically risky stand that differed from philanthropy-funded revitalization efforts elsewhere.
September 28, 2016
Also, patient-advocacy charities lay low in the debate over rising drug prices, and a data company pledges $100 million in software to nonprofits and schools.
September 26, 2016
Plus, more on the Zuckerberg-Chan pledge to fund disease-eradicating research and a controversial Bay Area socialite's refusal to give up a leadership role at one of the region's premier cultural institutions.
September 23, 2016
Also, Harvard's endowment reports weak 2016 investment results, and a Buffalo art museum is setting speed records with its capital campaign.
September 22, 2016
Nearly three in four people also say they trust charities to spend money more wisely than governments.
September 21, 2016
Also, the Sunlight Foundation looks to partner or merge with another transparency group, and a Nascar star's ex-girlfriend is charged with stealing from a charity for service members.
September 20, 2016
Also, more disclosures of possible breaches of federal and state charity laws by the Donald J. Trump Foundation, and Catholic Relief Services looks within to hire a new CEO.
September 19, 2016
The Urban Institute also found that fundraising abuses were the most common area of enforcement, and there is little cooperation between state and federal regulators.
September 14, 2016
Also, a Congressional subcommittee hears from universities that use their endowments to cut student costs, and a Florida college sues to collect a naming gift from a late donor.
September 13, 2016
Organizers say charities’ civic-engagement efforts have proven effective in boosting turnout in traditionally low-voting communities.