Stacey Vanek Smith
May 13, 2013 They’re called social-welfare organizations, but 501(c)4 nonprofit groups are increasingly partisan lobbying machines on both the left and right. Who can get this tax-exempt status?
Oct 19, 2012 'Citizen Awareness Project' based in Colorado
Jul 13, 2012 In Santa Fe, New Mexico this weekend, artists from all around the globe are gathering for the world's largest folk art market. For artisans, the market is a chance to make money, but also receive retail business training and mentorship.
Mar 30, 2012 Despite pressure to show uses ads and make hay from their personal data, CaringBridge refuses. They're a special case, but are there lessons here for other social networks?
Dec 23, 2011 Nonprofits need money, deals websites e-mail people who want to spend money -- it's a natural combination.
Dec 26, 2011 The name implies health care for the poor in exchange for tax breaks. But it turns out it's not that simple.
Dec 6, 2011 Three years after the start of the recession, we revisit the Los Angeles' Boys & Girls club as a gauge on how nonprofits are faring.
Sep 21, 2011 This year, as we were putting together our annual survey on philanthropy, we noticed a running theme: How social media and technology are helping...
Sep 22, 2010 ...but not much more - here's why...