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Release of the Giving USA 2014 Annual Report June 26th event

Philanthropy for Civil Society in Pakistan April 17th Event

A Book Discussion of "The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty"

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The Coming Showdown Between Philanthrolocalism and Effective Altruism

William A. Schambra

A showdown is coming for those of us who argue that charitable giving should attend first to our own community. We face the challenge of a new movemen...

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Hewlett Foundation Should Be More Open About Shuttered Program

William A. Schambra

When the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation recently canceled what The Chronicle called an “eight-year, $12-million effort to get donors to rely a...

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The Tyranny of Success: Nonprofits and Metrics

William A. Schambra

“The tyranny of success often can’t be bothered with complexity.” —Father Gregory Boyle, Founder of Homeboy Industries, Los Angeles Over the...

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