Category Archives: Venture Philanthropy

Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Philanthropy is awash with new approaches to promoting change, but attendees at a gathering of grant makers questioned whether any of them are game-changers. Source: Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The

Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Philanthropy is awash with new approaches to promoting change, but attendees at a gathering of grant makers questioned whether any of them are game-changers. Source: Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The

For Some Top Nonprofits, Changing the World Begins in Seattle – The New York Times

Philanthropic efforts of those who made billions in the tech industry have put the Pacific Northwest at the epicenter of a push to improve global health. Source: For Some Top Nonprofits, Changing the World Begins in Seattle – The New

For Some Top Nonprofits, Changing the World Begins in Seattle – The New York Times

Philanthropic efforts of those who made billions in the tech industry have put the Pacific Northwest at the epicenter of a push to improve global health. Source: For Some Top Nonprofits, Changing the World Begins in Seattle – The New

Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

A new US-Australia collaborative study has exposed a “data deficit” when it comes to information about Australian philanthropy and what it is funding. Source: Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

A new US-Australia collaborative study has exposed a “data deficit” when it comes to information about Australian philanthropy and what it is funding. Source: Report Reveals Data Deficit in Australian Philanthropy – Pro Bono Australia

Chris Hughes and the dangers of impact investing | Fusion

Hughes said he wanted to support “vigorous contextual journalism.” Instead, he bought a century-old publication, gutted it, and ran it as his personal fief. Source: Chris Hughes and the dangers of impact investing | Fusion

Chris Hughes and the dangers of impact investing | Fusion

Hughes said he wanted to support “vigorous contextual journalism.” Instead, he bought a century-old publication, gutted it, and ran it as his personal fief. Source: Chris Hughes and the dangers of impact investing | Fusion

The rising tide of protectionism is hampering global philanthropy : Democratic Audit UK

Cross-border philanthropy is increasingly burdened in many parts of the world. In addition to existing constraints in dozens of countries, more than 30 countries have proposed or enacted such restr… Source: The rising tide of protectionism is hampering global philanthropy

The rising tide of protectionism is hampering global philanthropy : Democratic Audit UK

Cross-border philanthropy is increasingly burdened in many parts of the world. In addition to existing constraints in dozens of countries, more than 30 countries have proposed or enacted such restr… Source: The rising tide of protectionism is hampering global philanthropy

Giving Unchained: Philanthropy and the Blockchain – AVPN

CAF explored in a previous “Giving Thought” discussion paper the potential opportunities and risks for charities and donors associated with the rise of cryptocurrencies. These are new f… Source: Giving Unchained: Philanthropy and the Blockchain – AVPN

Giving Unchained: Philanthropy and the Blockchain – AVPN

CAF explored in a previous “Giving Thought” discussion paper the potential opportunities and risks for charities and donors associated with the rise of cryptocurrencies. These are new f… Source: Giving Unchained: Philanthropy and the Blockchain – AVPN

Social enterprises increasingly getting more capital, from impact and venture capital funds – The Economic Times

There might still be a lack of clarity over the term social enterprises, which are for-profit ventures looking to make an impact on the bottom-of-the-pyramid segment. Source: Social enterprises increasingly getting more capital, from impact and venture capital funds –

Social enterprises increasingly getting more capital, from impact and venture capital funds – The Economic Times

There might still be a lack of clarity over the term social enterprises, which are for-profit ventures looking to make an impact on the bottom-of-the-pyramid segment. Source: Social enterprises increasingly getting more capital, from impact and venture capital funds –

[Review] No Such Thing as a Free Gift: The Gates Foundation and the Price of Philanthropy – PhilanTopic | PND | Foundation Center

  In No Such Thing as a Free Gift: The Gates Foundation and the Price of Philanthropy, Linsey McGoey, senior lecturer in sociology at the University of Essex, excoriates what she sees as the historical illiteracy of many of today’s

[Review] No Such Thing as a Free Gift: The Gates Foundation and the Price of Philanthropy – PhilanTopic | PND | Foundation Center

  In No Such Thing as a Free Gift: The Gates Foundation and the Price of Philanthropy, Linsey McGoey, senior lecturer in sociology at the University of Essex, excoriates what she sees as the historical illiteracy of many of today’s

The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

Do you sincerely believe that at the end of the day, Goldman Sachs cares more about social impact than about financial returns? Source: The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

Do you sincerely believe that at the end of the day, Goldman Sachs cares more about social impact than about financial returns? Source: The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch