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  • arts_social_innovation The Trey McIntyre Project, an Idaho-based dance troupe, is choreographing a novel way to manage a leading-edge arts organization.

  • nonprofit_public_school_alliance A partnership between Fairfax High and the nonprofit Greenway Arts Alliance in Los Angeles has improved school finances and created a community hub.

  • jeff_skoll_headshot Jeff Skoll is one of the most creative, generous, and effective philanthropists of his time. And at age 47, he’s just getting started.

    By Eric Nee | 6
  • 20UNDER40 Edited by Edward P. Clapp 20Under40: Re-Inventing the Arts and Arts Education for the 21st Century Edited by Edward P. Clapp

    Reviewed By Marc Vogl
  • Bringing innovation to hard-to-change institutions.

    By James Shulman
Hidden Life and Art
of Marion Post
Paul Hendrickson LOOKING FOR THE LIGHT: The Hidden Life and Art of Marion Post Wolcott by Paul Hendrickson

    Reviewed By Bill Shore
  • Over the past 17 years, the Forum for African Women Educationalists has delivered high-quality education to millions of girls across 35 African countries.

    By Kim Jonker | 1
Turning Oppression
into Opportunity for
Women Worldwide
Sheryl WuDunn &
Nicholas D. Kristof Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Sheryl WuDunn and Nicholas Kristof

    Reviewed By Kavita Nandini Ramdas | 3
  • During its first 10 years, Creative Capital has pumped $14 million into 324 projects from a range of artistic disciplines. But Creative Capital doesn’t just fund projects, it builds careers.

    By Suzie Boss | 1
  • Forget about luring big companies with tax incentives and subsidized space. Chris Gibbons focuses Littleton, Colorado's efforts on growing home-town businesses.

    By Anne Stuhldreher

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