The Chronicle of Philanthropy | Vincent Stehle http://philanthropy.com/section/Vincent-Stehle/388/ Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:41:40 EDT <![CDATA[Online Games Can Help Nonprofits Connect Viscerally With People]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/145191/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Online-Games-Can-Help/145191/ Documentary filmmakers offer a lesson for all charities: Provoke serious thinking about social issues by using interactive games.

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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Grants Expand Quickly for Media Projects That Spur Social Change]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/143407/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Grants-Expand-Quickly-for/143407/ Awards to media projects are now the seventh most popular cause, just behind science and technology.

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Sun, 08 Dec 2013 09:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[To Fix Our Political System, Nonprofits Must Push for More Open Media]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/142721/ http://philanthropy.com/article/To-Fix-Our-Political-System/142721/ Foundation money is crucial to reverse the encroachment of false and negative political messages that are eroding the democratic process.

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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 19:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Bezos and Buffett in the News Business: Good for Nonprofits]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/141125/ http://philanthropy.com/article/BezosBuffett-in-the-News/141125/ Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, and other investors in local newspapers are showing signs that they understand issues that charities and foundations seek to advance.

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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 15:33:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Documentary Paints a Bleak but Fair Picture of Detroit’s Decline]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/139313/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Documentary-Paints-a-Bleak-but/139313/ The film, which aired on PBS, demonstrates the challenges journalists and documentary filmmakers face when benefactors make public-relations demands.

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Sun, 19 May 2013 13:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[How a Misguided War Led to a Powerful Nonprofit Partnership]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/137985/ http://philanthropy.com/article/How-a-Misguided-War-Led-to-a/137985/ Journalistic organizations with a social mission channeled skepticism about the invasion into a powerful decade-long effort to focus on major social issues.

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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:38:00 EDT
<![CDATA[The Fight Over PBS Should Be to Broaden Its Scope, Not to Threaten It]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/135338/ http://philanthropy.com/article/The-Fight-Over-PBS-Should-Be/135338/ Community-access broadcast stations, nonprofit online news groups, and other efforts deserve government aid, a topic that has gotten obscured as Big Bird gets all the attention in the presidential race.

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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 13:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Kony Video Is Just the Latest Social-Media Effort to Show the Power of Charity Campaigns]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/131180/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Kony-Video-Is-Just-the-Latest/131180/ Nonprofits working behind the scenes are finding new ways to spark popular online revolts virtually overnight.

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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 13:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Legal Efforts to Suppress Voting Should Draw Charity Protests]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/129733/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Legal-Efforts-to-Suppress/129733/ Every foundation and nonprofit, regardless of its mission, is hurt when policy makers take steps that threaten democracy.

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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 12:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Philanthropy’s Turn to Occupy Wall Street]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/129389/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Philanthropy-s-Turn-to/129389/ Foundations should think about ways to use the clout of their endowments and access to boardrooms to push for changes on Wall Street and in Washington.

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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 13:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[A Revolution in Documentaries as Advocacy Tools]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/129202/ http://philanthropy.com/article/A-Revolution-in-Documentaries/129202/ New projects pack the emotional punch of film with the power of investigative journalism and social media to influence public policy, writes a Chronicle columnist.

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Sun, 02 Oct 2011 13:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Sending the Wrong Signal]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/126581/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Sending-the-Wrong-Signal/126581/ As Congress considers big cuts in support for public broadcasting, they need to recognize that demand for news, educational, and cultural programs is growing, writes a Chronicle columnist.

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Sun, 06 Mar 2011 12:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Why Nonprofits Should Celebrate on Oscar Night]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/126400/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Why-Nonprofits-Should/126400/ A new infusion of money and approaches  could revitalize efforts by nonprofits to make nonfiction films, writes a Chronicle columnist.

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Sun, 20 Feb 2011 12:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[A Threat to Technology Innovation in Fund Raising]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/64898/ http://philanthropy.com/article/A-Threat-to-Technology/64898/ When cellphone companies dictate what nonprofit groups can say in text messages, it robs charities of their right to free speech, says Vincent Stehle, a Chronicle columnist.

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Sun, 04 Apr 2010 15:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[A Cautionary Tale of Two Cultural Icons]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/57828/ http://philanthropy.com/article/A-Cautionary-Tale-of-Two/57828/ How a nonprofit group's rescue of a classical broadcasting system demonstrates an important lesson about commercialism.

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Thu, 10 Dec 2009 00:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Will the Social Innovation Fund Become a Beacon or a Distraction?]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/57097/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Will-the-Social-Innovation/57097/ Will the Social Innovation Office become a distraction from other sources of new ideas?

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Thu, 17 Sep 2009 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[An Important Vote to Protect Charity Lobbying Rights]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/56879/ http://philanthropy.com/article/An-Important-Vote-to-Protect/56879/ Thu, 09 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[It's Time for Newspapers to Become Nonprofit Organizations]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/56834/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Its-Time-for-Newspapers-to/56834/ Thu, 12 Mar 2009 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[A Philanthropist Offers His Strategy for Charities' Investments]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/62872/ http://philanthropy.com/article/A-Philanthropist-Offers-His/62872/ Wed, 09 Jul 2008 11:49:12 EDT <![CDATA[All Grant Makers Have a Big Stake in Preserving Local Public Radio Stations]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/57976/ http://philanthropy.com/article/All-Grant-Makers-Have-a-Big/57976/ Thu, 31 Aug 2006 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[New View From the Top of the Art World's Hill]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/59816/ http://philanthropy.com/article/New-View-From-the-Top-of-the/59816/ Thu, 22 Oct 1998 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[Deal Between Getty Trust and World Bank Faces Uncertain Future Under New Leader]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/59818/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Deal-Between-Getty-Trust-and/59818/ Thu, 22 Oct 1998 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[Sex, Truth, and Video]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/52724/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Sex-TruthVideo/52724/ Thu, 08 Oct 1998 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[TV Plot Shows Mercurial Side of Foundations]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/52725/ http://philanthropy.com/article/TV-Plot-Shows-Mercurial-Side/52725/ Thu, 08 Oct 1998 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[Media and Advocacy Group Aided by Foundations Suffers Employee Exodus]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/52746/ http://philanthropy.com/article/MediaAdvocacy-Group-Aided/52746/ Thu, 08 Oct 1998 00:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[Study: Americans Confident in Charities' Integrity]]> http://philanthropy.com/article/article-content/52767/ http://philanthropy.com/article/Study-Americans-Confident-in/52767/ Thu, 10 Sep 1998 00:00:00 EDT