As global base of the pyramid urban evictions intensify, we need good quality, affordable housing that creates attractive profit opportunities.
Hybrid approaches present an opportunity to achieve both greater social impact as well as greater business benefits.
Advances in reducing poverty, environmental protection, and other global issues threaten the status quo—a report from Rio+20.
Corporate philanthropy is complicated and may have multiple objectives but Peter Karoff, Founder of The Philanthropic Initiative, argues its ultimate intention should be to do no harm.
Investing in small business and new ventures is a good thing and vital to our communities, but we must not confuse it with charity or strategic long-term social investment.
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Three forms of engagement that can help nonprofits better respond to the needs and strengths of their constituents.
From the Field Series: An ongoing report of the Philanthropy, Policy, and Technology Project, which explores the use of private resources for public good.
Making multi-sector collaborations work—a report from the CECP 2012 Corporate Philanthropy Summit.
Employers who provide workers with tangible ways to make a positive social or environmental impact will find that it pays off.
Long-term investment in organic agriculture will provide above-market returns, environmental impact, and—in the developing world—enormous social impact.