Accelerating Your Career Through Philanthropy

Climbing the corporate ladder can be a lengthy process. Just getting the experience companies are looking for is a challenge for people without connections. This is where the practice of philanthropy can come in handy, as there are a few ways working with a nonprofit...

Charity: Water’s Plans for Charitable Success

Since 2006, Charity: Water has raised more than $375 million to provide clean water to more than 10 million of earth’s citizens. By 2025, they hope to achieve the hugely ambitious goal of raising $1 billion to provide clean water access to another 25 million...

Philanthropy Spotlight: Robert F. Smith

Robert F. Smith is just one of the founders responsible for forming Visa Equity Partners, which is a private equity firm that focuses on SaaS technology. His estimated $5 billion net worth ranks him as the wealthiest African-American in the country. While this is an...

Biggest Mistakes Made by New Philanthropists (Pt. 2)

Philanthropy, as discussed before, is an admirable pursuit in making a difference for the benefit of others. Those with little to experience in this field, however, could find it more challenging than previously thought, and often find themselves making detrimental...