March 14, 2017
The Internal Revenue Service penalized "alt-right" leader Richard Spencer's National Policy Institute for failing to file tax returns for several years. Also, bomb threats alter daily life at Jewish community centers, and the White House solicits reporters' advice on donating President Trump's pay.
March 13, 2017
Also, $50 million from Paul Allen and Microsoft endows the University of Washington’s computer-science school, and a $25 million donation expands the Mayo Clinic’s Jacksonville branch.
March 10, 2017
Spending on salaries and travel by Florida campuses' fundraising affiliates comes in for legislative scrutiny. Plus, public-broadcasting leaders face a fight for continued federal funding, and a hedge-fund veteran brings high-velocity trading to his family philanthropy.
March 09, 2017
In a case that should raise warning signs for fundraisers, a federal judge overseeing an investor-fraud case has ordered the university to provide testimony and documents showing how a donor sent the institution money.
March 08, 2017
The former spouse of a major Worcester Polytechnic Insitute benefactor claims in a lawsuit that donations from her ex included money hidden from her during divorce proceedings. Also, authorities in Turkey and India target major international aid charities.
March 07, 2017
The organizations have been asked to pay ransoms in the form of untraceable Bitcoins. Also, the bulk of a biotech billionaire's $12 million gift to a college has benefited a company he owns.
March 06, 2017
Other notable donations include $45 million to establish an engineering school at Chapman University and $10 million for health clinics led by Florida Gulf Coast University faculty.
March 03, 2017
The federal-court ruling entangles the university in the hunt for a wealthy alumnus's assets as part of international finance case. Also, the FBI makes an arrest in the wave of recent bomb threats targeting Jewish nonprofits, and a network of Christian denominations mobilizes to fight President Trump's immigration orders.
February 27, 2017
Also, a look at Salesforce's influential "Pledge 1%" model for corporate giving and the rise of cause gift cards targeting millennial consumers.