Nov 22, 2012 Marketplace tech looks at the digital form of something called “sock puppeting,” and how one Silicon Valley success story thinks start ups should be more involved in philanthropy.
Nov 16, 2012 Mt. Sinai Medical School in New York renames itself after business magnate/corporate raider Carl Icahn after his $200 million donation.
Oct 18, 2012 The New York mayor's new super PAC isn't the first time he's tried to change things nationally and around the world.
Jul 10, 2012 The philanthropist and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation discusses why her latest effort is to provide contraceptive options for women around the globe.
Jennifer 8. Lee
Dec 23, 2011 Micro grants turn a tiny amount of donated money into something big. Commentator Jennifer 8 Lee describe how it works.
Dec 23, 2011 Nonprofits need money, deals websites e-mail people who want to spend money -- it's a natural combination.
Dec 23, 2011 Taxpayers spend about $600 billion a year on K through 12 education. Philanthropists only spend around four billion. But they get a lot for their money.
Dec 8, 2011 Philanthropists are funneling big money into public education. Are they too powerful?