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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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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
 
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Education

Bursaries for Girls

The relatively simple act of providing African girls with the money they need to stay in school has achieved significant results.
By Alicia Clegg | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Foundations

Adventures in Adaptation

One funder’s willingness to shift course strategically has been crucial to sustaining a decade-long education initiative.
By Anne B. Stanton & Alison Powell | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Global Issues

Assessing the State of Global Youth

Highlights from an inaugural study on the largest generation in human history.

By Nicole Goldin | Feb. 9, 2015
 

Soar: How Boys Learn, Succeed, and Develop Character

Soar: How Boys Learn, Succeed, and Develop Character is the story of the Eagle Academy and of the joys and challenges in educating and serving at-risk boys as they become young men.
 

Health

A National Growth Plan Rooted in One State’s Success

Why one successful youth program resisted the urge to expand too quickly.

By Taz Hussein & Sridhar Prasad | Jan. 12, 2015
 

Technology & Design

Jobs for Disconnected Youth and Talent for Suppliers

Insights from an innovation lab dedicated to bridging the talent divide.

By Jeffery Wallace | 8 | Dec. 2, 2014
 
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Human Rights

Migrants at the Border and Philanthropy at Home

What the US government and funders are doing about unaccompanied child migration, and where we need to look next.

By Mara Perez | 7 | Nov. 21, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Strategy’s Missing Link

Influence is an underutilized tool for organizations that want to achieve bold social goals.

By Amy Celep & Sara Brenner | 3 | Oct. 22, 2014