Foundations and nonprofits have made a huge difference; now they are poised to do even more.
Advocates now face a bigger job than they did two years ago helping "dreamers" achieve temporary legal status.
The Mississippi Center for Justice advocates against predatory behavior and sets up alternative loan programs.
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$160,000 for Transparency
Among the 10 new grants posted today: $160,000 from the Fund for Shared Insight to the Center for Effective Philanthropy for its "Foundation Transparency: Why It Matters and What It Takes" research project and white paper. Search The Chronicle's database of more than 38,000 grants.
The refugee-assistance charity is the first charity officially designated as a partner of the iconic celebration in Times Square.
Spice rubs, donor "elves," and personalized letters are all part of the mix as charities seek to boost year-end giving.
Latest survey results support trend of declining volunteerism and growing loss of trust in public institutions.
Let’s apply social networking concepts to how we help social-service groups and others care for a fast-growing part of our population.
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Hartford Symphony music director Carolyn Kuan and other charity leaders discuss the ways they help without ever explicitly mentioning a donation.