Dec 20, 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?
Dec 7, 2011
One organization is using small grants to create projects throughout the world. It's an example of microphilanthropy.
Nov 29, 2011
Freakonomics Radio's Stephen Dubner discusses strategies to get people to give.
Mar 4, 2011
Question: I am a volunteer volleyball coach for a local middle school here in Nevada City. Last year, the school generously gave me $300 for my w...
Dec 16, 2010
This final note today, a story to warm the heart. Forty-five years ago, Dennis Ferguson was living in Southern California, working for the Douglass...
Oct 18, 2010
Starting out today's news with some China stories. The U.S. is investigating China's clean-tech policies for violations of international trade...