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Judith Rodin

WATCH: Developing Resilience In A Chaotic World

Posted 12.01.2014 | Impact

Watch Live Nov. 20 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm EST. The Alma and Joseph Gildenhorn Book Series will feature Judith Rodin, President of The Rockefeller Fo...

How One Woman's Resilience Affected An Entire Community

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 11.07.2014 | Healthy Living

Within two months of Dr. Judith Rodin arriving at the University of Pennsylvania as the college's president, she was faced with the aftermath of a mur...

The State of Philanthropy: How to Maximize Impact

Dr. Judith Rodin | Posted 05.26.2014 | Impact
Dr. Judith Rodin

I believe philanthropy has found its identity once again, as a convener, a risk-taker, a piloter of good ideas, and a partner in bringing those ideas to scale. Indeed, it's an exciting time to be in philanthropy. But I believe there are areas where we can do better and push ourselves further to maximize our impact in the years ahead.

Judith Rodin: Unemployment Makes Our Youth 'Less Resilient'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

During an interview with HuffPost Live at Davos on Thursday, Judith Rodin, President of the Rockefeller Foundation, warned of the devastating long-ter...

Realizing the Resilience Dividend

Dr. Judith Rodin | Posted 03.24.2014 | Impact
Dr. Judith Rodin

By pursuing the resilience dividend, cities can get an economic leg up and better prepare for what's next. Because no matter if the next shock hits tomorrow or 10 years from now, resilience is something a city can realize the benefits of each and every day.

Q&A With Judith Rodin: Dialogues on the Environment

Mark Tercek | Posted 03.08.2014 | Green
Mark Tercek

In this ongoing series, I talk with thought leaders about ideas and trends in the environmental movement. Next in the series is my conversation with ...

100 Years Of Success, Controversy For Rockefeller Foundation

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 07.13.2013 | Impact

NEW YORK — For the richest American family of their era, the goal was fittingly ambitious: "To promote the well-being of mankind throughout the ...

Curation Culture: USAID and the Mashup

Ming Holden | Posted 10.22.2012 | World
Ming Holden

I remembered that former State Department Policy Planning Director Anne-Marie Slaughter's Twitter byline includes the descriptor "foreign policy curator." So what does curation actually mean?

WATCH: Arianna and Judi Rodin Talk Social Impact Investing

Posted 10.08.2012 | Business

Arianna appeared on Squawk Box Thursday to discuss the $100 trillion of social impact investing opportunities with Judith Rodin, the president of the ...

WATCH: Arianna And Judith Rodin On 'Unlocking $100 Trillion Of Possibilities'

Huff TV | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics
Huff TV

Arianna joined Dr. Judith Rodin, the president of the Rockefeller Foundation, to discuss unlocking "$100 trillion of opportunities in for-profit marke...

WATCH: Million-Dollar Competition For Best Job Creation Idea

Posted 09.19.2012 | Impact

To help cultivate innovative solutions to unemployment, the Rockefeller Foundation is hosting a million-dollar competition for the best job creation i...

Matt Sledge

Jobs Crisis Panel Discusses Opportunities In Competitive Global Economy

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.05.2012 | Impact

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A group of business and political leaders discussing America's jobs crisis agreed on Wednesday that while Washington might be paral...

"It Ain't Just About You and Your Damn Passion": Quotes, Ideas and Solutions From Yesterday's Job Creation Panel

Arianna Huffington | Posted 10.30.2012 | Impact
Arianna Huffington

Yesterday's job creation panel discussion put the spotlight on what Tom Brokaw called "the most critical grassroots issue in America today." In an effort to shift the narrative away from a fatalistic acceptance of the jobs crisis, the panelists focused on what is working when it comes to job creation. As the Rockefeller Foundation's Judith Rodin put it, "The innovative spirit of American communities is alive and well."

Crisis Philanthropy: Partnerships & Co-Investment

Michael Likosky | Posted 09.05.2011 | Impact
Michael Likosky

Tough economic times demand that not only foundations but also individuals and governments embrace this leveraging. I call this new approach to giving Crisis Philanthropy.

Clinton Global Initiative America: Problem-Solvers Not Provocateurs

Michael Likosky | Posted 08.31.2011 | Impact
Michael Likosky

Over the last two days, a group of businesses, non-profits, and public officials came together in Chicago at the Clinton Global Initiative to find ways putting Americans back to work in a way that contributes to everyone's bottom line.

A 'Master Class' for Making a Difference

Alison Craiglow Hockenberry | Posted 06.13.2011 | Impact
Alison Craiglow Hockenberry

Making a difference. It's something every one of us wants to do at some point in our lives. But how?

The Post-Social Contract Generation

Dr. Judith Rodin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dr. Judith Rodin

Almost half of America's youngest workers believe the nation's best days may have come and gone. This is Generation Y, the nation's largest age group, and increasingly its most pessimistic.