One funder’s willingness to shift course strategically has been crucial to sustaining a decade-long education initiative.
A highly focused effort in Kenya to treat worm infections in children delivers lessons on how to expand a proven program.
A program at Credit Suisse helps high-level employees—and valued clients—to master the art of nonprofit board service.
Benefiting emotionally from altruistic behavior doesn’t lessen—indeed, it increases—other people’s regard for that behavior.
Teachers who help boost students’ test scores also have a notable impact on students’ long-term outcomes.
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The example of venture philanthropy in Europe shows how old and new forms of practice can coexist.
In the way that people think about end-of-life care, moral and economic motives converge and commingle.
For policy makers today, earlier efforts to promote local community organizing yield relatively few lessons.
New ideas on how to empower US workers involve breaking free of current labor law.
Can the history of a century-old foundation amount to more than the sum of its grants?