August 17, 2017
Also, Apple donates $2 million to groups combating racist extremism as CEO Tim Cook condemns President Trump's Charlottesville response, and Facebook rolls out a tool to make those ubiquitous birthday reminders more charity-minded.
August 16, 2017
Bill Gates announced the "Mosquito War" bed-net campaign a day after federal filings revealed his huge stock donation to his charity. Also, the MacArthur Foundation funds efforts to promote diversity in documentary filmmaking, and the Rockefeller Foundation backs bonds to help cities deal with fierce storms.
August 15, 2017
Mainstream online-fundraising firms say hosting campaigns to raise legal-defense funds for James Fields would violate their policies on hate speech. Also, humanitarian groups suspend Mediterranean migrant-rescue missions, fearing clashes with Libya's beefed-up Coast Guard.
August 11, 2017
A collection of stories and resources about man's best friend in fundraising and philanthropy, for use during these dog days of summer or any time of year.
August 08, 2017
A water charity developed a "decision matrix" that lays out in columns and rows the kind of backing the organization will provide for its supporters' DIY events.
August 04, 2017
Donors gave 28 percent less money via the platform than in June. On the bright side, 12.6 percent more donors made contributions last month than in July 2016.
July 14, 2017
Mari Kuraishi, co-founder and president of GlobalGiving, discusses the nonprofit fundraising site’s 15 years of helping groups garner worldwide support for grass-roots projects.
July 13, 2017
Nonprofit hospitals and patient-advocacy groups are lobbying wavering Republicans as a vote looms on the Senate health-care measure. Also, charities explore mobile-payments app Venmo as a fundraising tool, and a big-city newspaper teams with GoFundMe to encourage crowdfunding campaigns.
June 27, 2017
School-choice advocates said the decision, which concerned a state program to help nonprofits renovate playgrounds, bolsters their call for taxpayer-funded private-school vouchers. Also, Blackbaud makes a big move into crowdfunding, and a charity backed by big tech bucks works to get coding into classrooms.
June 23, 2017
Donors — especially millennials — are poised to ramp up their philanthropy, motivated in part by their improved financial situations and President Trump’s rise, according to a forthcoming report.