July 19, 2017
Programs in Chicago and Oakland are showing how, with enough resources, the most hard-to-reach young people can become stable, successful members of their communties.
July 17, 2017
The Human Diagnosis Project, a semifinalist in the MacArthur Foundation’s 100&Change contest, is building a digital system to improve access to high-level care for hundreds of millions of underserved people.
July 05, 2017
As President Trump’s administration pushes for big reductions in federal spending, five charities tell how they learned to do more with less.
June 16, 2017
How do you think one of the world's richest individuals can the most good — by addressing immediate needs or by seeking long-term solutions?
June 06, 2017
The Chronicle interviewed black, Native, and Muslim women who participated in the nationwide listening tour put on by the grant maker headed by Jennifer and Peter Buffett.
May 31, 2017
Innovative nonprofits and foundations are turning to impact investing to attract commercial capital to their causes. But some observers worry the investments that blend social and financial returns could change the way donors think about charitable giving.
May 31, 2017
Commercial giants like Goldman Sachs and BlackRock are the big players in a burgeoning field, but philanthropic institutions increasingly view their investments as tools to tackle the world's toughest problems.