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?
Apr 1, 2013 Owners of the abandoned Dania Beach Hurricane are trying to give the roller coaster's lumber and steel to charity. So far, there are no takers.
Feb 13, 2013 The Chronicle of Philanthropy's 50 most generous donors from 2012 list shows that there are more donors under 40 giving away more than ever before. Here are five you should pay attention to.
Jan 25, 2013 More churches are adopting devices that allow cashless worshipers to donate digitally.
Jan 22, 2013 Tough economy has more hunters keeping more of their take for themselves.
Dec 13, 2012 In an age of slashed state university budgets, UCLA Chancellor Gene Block calls Geffen's gift "visionary."
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Dec 11, 2012 The history of the tax deduction for charitable giving and why charities are worried it could change.
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.