Why Kiva chose to be a 501(c)(3), what this tax status buys the organization, and how being a nonprofit poses challenges.
Despite temptations to broaden its focus, the Rural Development Institute has remained single-mindedly devoted to its mission. As a result, the organization has helped 400 million poor farmers around the world take ownership of some 270 million acres of land – all on a modest budget.
Responsible Wealth, a Boston-based nonprofit, is convincing many affluent Americans to challenge the very rules that made them rich.
The Rainforest Action Network launched a consumer boycott of several Mitsubishi companies, leading to significant changes in the way the firm and many of its partners do business.
Greenpeace catapulted Greenfreeze, an ozone- and climate-safe refrigerant, into widespread use and launched the first Green Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia, in 2000.
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Why a promising social franchise collapsed.
How one nonprofit uses an NFL team’s celebrity to improve poor children’s eyesight - and life chances.
How Merck and the WHO have sustained a fragile balance of power in their battle against river blindness.
How a Boston educational-services nonprofit is realizing its own potential for growth so that its scholars can realize theirs.
Minnesota Public Radio: social purpose capitalism.