May 06, 2016

Podcast: How Two Corporate Charities Choose Their Causes

This week’s segments from the Business of Giving feature foundation presidents who guide the giving of major financial firms, talking in depth about the programs they and their companies have selected to catalyze and support.

Tim McClimon, head of the American Express Foundation, traces the history of the company’s support for historic-preservation projects and highlights its work to develop the next generation of nonprofit leaders.

And Charles Schwab Foundation President Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz describes how she took her personal passion to advocate for women and transformed it into the foundation’s signature financial-literacy program.

Listen to the podcasts below.