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Philanthropy

Like the Vacuuming, Nonprofit Work Is Women’s Work

If we want the nonprofit sector to innovate, we need to acknowledge the gender gap between nonprofits and the private sector.

By Kristen Joiner | 9 | Jun. 12, 2015
 

Impact Investing

Mission-Aligned Investing: More Complex Than It Seems

Even with the best intentions and emerging tools, the current investment framework makes it difficult to match investment portfolios to values.

By Clara Miller & Toni Johnson | 1 | Jun. 4, 2015
 

Economic Development

Stolen Future

The conditions faced by young people in the United States highlight the impact of growing inequality.
Reviewed By Bill Shore | May. 13, 2015
 
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Economic Development

The IRS’s Secret, Successful Low-Income Savings Program

Let’s build on—not try to fix—overwithholding.

By Timothy Ogden | 1 | Apr. 15, 2015
 
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Education

Engaging Teens

A financial literacy program created by the Charles Schwab Foundation and the Boys and Girls Clubs of America has reached a half million teens.
By Corey Binns | 2 | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

Financial Disruption and Giving Back from the Start

New financial tech companies need to adopt a shared value or triple-bottom-line approach.

By Mollie West & Andy Posner | 1 | Jan. 13, 2015
 

Economic Development

Teaching Marketplace Literacy with the Help of 3D Printing

A program developed in India to provide marketplace literacy aims for impact in Illinois

 

Government

Promoting Government Action on Income Equality

Five lessons from research on poverty in America.

By Wendy Yaross | 2 | Nov. 17, 2014
 
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Human Rights

Feminism Meets Philanthrocapitalism

Women’s empowerment issues took center stage at this year’s CGI and Social Good Summit, giving new momentum to causes helping women and girls.

By Marcia Stepanek | 3 | Sep. 26, 2014
 

Philanthropy

Philanthropy and Impact Investing—Stormy Seas, Rocky Shores

The middle ground between traditional philanthropic and commercial spaces is a continuum; we need to shift the dialogue from morals to tools.