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Environment

Philanthropic Opportunities for Climate Adaptation

Why climate adaptation matters, and five powerful pathways for funders to fuel change.

By Chris Addy | 2 | Oct. 22, 2012
 
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Environment

Keeping Climate Change Out of the Presidential Campaign

The complete absence of climate change from the first two presidential debates was the best thing that could have happened to the cause.

By Joe Zammit-Lucia | 4 | Oct. 17, 2012
 

Individual Giving

Talking to Elephants

Appeals to caring for the needy are likely to backfire unless advocates acknowledge and avoid inflaming passions that stem from other powerful moral values.

By Peter Manzo | 2 | Jun. 7, 2011
 
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Nonprofits

Nonprofits Need to Make Their Case

Nonprofits must speak up and call on state and local governments to give them a greater policymaking voice.

By Todd Cohen | 1 | Mar. 22, 2010
 
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Foundations

Advocacy Funding Pays Off Big

Foundations can generate big impact by investing their charitable dollars in advocacy, community organizing, and civic engagement.

By Todd Cohen | 1 | Mar. 15, 2010
 

Education

Which Fix?

By Justin Cohen | Feb. 23, 2010
 
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Nonprofits

28 Days of Black Nonprofit Leaders: Benjamin Jealous

In honor of Black History Month, this blog will highlight 28 black nonprofit leaders who are working to make our world a better and more hopeful place for generations to come.

By Rosetta Thurman | Feb. 22, 2010
 
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Health

TED Prizewinner and Chef Jamie Oliver: Food Revolutionary?

Recent TED Prize winner, chef Jamie Oliver, has a goal to change the way Americans look at food and fight the growing trend of childhood obesity.

By Marcia Stepanek | Feb. 12, 2010
 

An Ounce of Advocacy

By Alyssa Battistoni | Jan. 11, 2010
 

Research: Urban Emissionscapes

By Alana Conner | Nov. 19, 2009