Private Philanthropy and Public Education in the U.S.

Traditionally, in the United States, public education has been shaped by tax dollars and the communities that pay them. In recent decades, however, that has changed. New theories of education and influential universities have started to dominate the conversation about...
Hollywood’s Top Charities of 2019

Hollywood’s Top Charities of 2019

While the glamour of Hollywood may not seem like the most ideal environment for fostering a charitable mindset or organization to outsiders, there are actually a number of highly beneficial charities started or supported by celebrities that tackle many modern-day...

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...