philanthropy

George Herbert Walker III, 88, Dies; Ambassador and Cousin of Presidents

George Herbert Walker III, 88, Dies; Ambassador and Cousin of Presidents

A St. Louis businessman and philanthropist, he helped Republican politicians, including his cousins George H. W. and George W. Bush.
WHO Says Coronavirus Remains Local Chinese Emergency for Now

WHO Says Coronavirus Remains Local Chinese Emergency for Now

The World Health Organization stopped short of calling the new coronavirus from central China a global health emergency, saying the outbreak that’s killed more than a dozen people and sickened
Marc Benioff Wants to Change the World, But Not as a Politician

Marc Benioff Wants to Change the World, But Not as a Politician

Salesforce.com Inc. co-founder Marc Benioff has become a reliable critic of capitalism, skewering an ethos of profit at all cost. While that has sparked speculation he may consider public office, the
Donations Are Pouring Into Australia. Now What?

Donations Are Pouring Into Australia. Now What?

As people around the world respond to the fire crisis, organizations find themselves trying to efficiently distribute tens of millions of dollars.
Donations Are Pouring Into Australia. Now What?

Donations Are Pouring Into Australia. Now What?

As people around the world respond to the fire crisis, organizations find themselves trying to efficiently distribute tens of millions of dollars.
A New Generation Seeks to Give It All Away Now

A New Generation Seeks to Give It All Away Now

Families create foundations typically to establish a long-term philanthropic legacy, but a new study shows some want to see the immediate impact of their giving.

She Was Known in China by Her Weight: 47 Pounds. Her Death Set Off Outrage.

The woman’s struggle made her a symbol of the effects of poverty and hunger and raised questions about philanthropy and government aid.

She Was Known in China by Her Weight: 47 Pounds. Her Death Set Off Outrage.

The woman’s struggle made her a symbol of the effects of poverty and hunger and raised questions about philanthropy and government aid.

Jeff Bezos Is Under Fire After Announcing Meager Donation to Fight Australian Wildfires

Bezos was trying to match other celebrity donors. But the public says he should be held at a higher standard.
Jeffrey Epstein Gave $850,000 to M.I.T., and Administrators Knew

Jeffrey Epstein Gave $850,000 to M.I.T., and Administrators Knew

The university investigated its history with Mr. Epstein after Joichi Ito, the face of its prominent Media Lab program, acknowledged receiving money from the convicted sex offender.
Jeffrey Epstein Gave $850,000 to M.I.T., and Administrators Knew

Jeffrey Epstein Gave $850,000 to M.I.T., and Administrators Knew

The university investigated its history with Mr. Epstein after Joichi Ito, the face of its prominent Media Lab program, acknowledged receiving money from the convicted sex offender.
5 Tips for Entrepreneurs Looking to Create a Movement

5 Tips for Entrepreneurs Looking to Create a Movement

Yes, we have the power to create profit, but we can also inspire permanent change.
5 Tips for Entrepreneurs Looking to Create a Movement

5 Tips for Entrepreneurs Looking to Create a Movement

Yes, we have the power to create profit, but we can also inspire permanent change.

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Spreads His ‘Gospel of Wealth’ at CES 2020

Earlier that day, Benioff was spotted in the front row during Ivanka Trump's controversial CES speech.

Donate $10 to Australia, Get a Nude Photo

Nude models are raising money for wildfire relief in Australia with the promise of personal pictures.
How to Help Victims of Australia’s Fires

How to Help Victims of Australia’s Fires

The deadly wildfires, fanned by wind and fueled by scorching heat, are raging across the southeast of the country.
How to Help Victims of Australia’s Fires

How to Help Victims of Australia’s Fires

The deadly wildfires, fanned by wind and fueled by scorching heat, are raging across the southeast of the country.
N.A.A.C.P. Tells Local Chapters: Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

N.A.A.C.P. Tells Local Chapters: Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

The civil rights group is trying to stop state and local branches from accepting money from utilities that promote fossil fuels and then lobbying on their behalf.
N.A.A.C.P. Tells Local Chapters: Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

N.A.A.C.P. Tells Local Chapters: Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

The civil rights group is trying to stop state and local branches from accepting money from utilities that promote fossil fuels and then lobbying on their behalf.
N.A.A.C.P. Tells Local Chapters: Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

N.A.A.C.P. Tells Local Chapters: Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

The civil rights group is trying to stop state and local branches from accepting money from utilities that promote fossil fuels and then lobbying on their behalf.