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4 Organizations Changing the Global Narrative for Women

4 Organizations Changing the Global Narrative for Women

Sarah Hillware  07.27.2015
While gender inequality is a complex issue, many of the unseen barriers girls and women face can be solved with simple, cost-effective...
If You Want To Save Lives, Become An Investment Banker: Philosopher

If You Want To Save Lives, Become An Investment Banker: Philosopher

Reuters  07.27.2015
LONDON, July 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Investment banking doesn't rank highly on most people's lists of ethical career choices,...
The Best Friend Ever? Meet A 9-Year-Old Bracelet Philanthropist

The Best Friend Ever? Meet A 9-Year-Old Bracelet Philanthropist

Katie Sola  07.24.2015
A 9-year-old girl with a big heart and nimble fingers raised $47,000 for a sick friend by selling rubber band bracelets on Facebook. Bethany...
The Public Figures We Think We Know

The Public Figures We Think We Know

Eli Verschleiser  07.24.2015
I've been pondering the enigma of the people we think we know, and obsess over, watching their reality shows, poring over gossip magazines...
Children's Leukemia Foundation Accused Of Multimillion-Dollar Fraud

Children's Leukemia Foundation Accused Of Multimillion-Dollar Fraud

Dominique Mosbergen  07.22.2015
The New York-based National Children's Leukemia Foundation made many promises to its donors over the years: it would use funds to conduct...
The Summer Sequel You MUST See!

The Summer Sequel You MUST See!

Kevin Swan  07.21.2015
I have always been a movie guy. As long as I can remember, the entire movie-going experience has been a source of excitement and escapism....
A Great Way To Help Seniors In Your Community

A Great Way To Help Seniors In Your Community

The GypsyNesters  07.21.2015
We recently joined a group on a visit to Miami that was heading out into the community with Rebuilding Together to lend a helping hand...
Bringing the Greatest Show on Earth to Our Heroes

Bringing the Greatest Show on Earth to Our Heroes

Johnathan Lee Iverson  07.17.2015
My first experience with the USO was during my brief hiatus from The Greatest Show On Earth. I was embarking on a career in theater,...
Grandkids Take Charity Bike Ride To Honor Grandpa Who Cycled 174 Miles For Grandma

Grandkids Take Charity Bike Ride To Honor Grandpa Who Cycled 174 Miles For Grandma

Yagana Shah  07.14.2015
In the late 1940s, a young man biked 174 miles every two weeks to woo his beloved during the few years of courtship. The efforts paid off...

You Want to Talk About #TheShoe? Fine. Talk About #TheShoe. But Do Something Actually Useful First

Abby Rosmarin  07.10.2015
All this talk about nail polish matching our shoes -- meanwhile there are children and adults who don't even have shoes. I know that's...
Is God to Blame for Our Food Crisis?

Is God to Blame for Our Food Crisis?

Kashif N. Chaudhry  07.10.2015
Yes, all humans hunger and get sick. But why does God not intervene and save hungry kids from dying? The Quran answers this question elegantly....

Detroit Kids Deserve Outdoor Adventures Too

Lisa Diggs  07. 8.2015
When you grow up in a city, it's easy to become somewhat immune to the charms of the surrounding landscape. Skyline structures have often...

The New Normal: Mega Donors and Fewer Recipients

John E. Kobara  07. 8.2015
The recently released annual report on American philanthropy, Giving USA, cites a 5.4 percent surge in charitable giving last year to $358.4...