When conflicts over whether nonprofits have kept their word about how they said they'd use big gifts crop up, donors rarely get everything they demand as reimbursement.
We should be more concerned about how school children are doing fundraising work.
Comic Relief is leading a major rethink in how charities portray poverty in Africa.
After a scandal involving Oxfam in Haiti, the UK government has threatened to withdraw aid money from the charity.
Study challenges our understanding of optimism as being a self-centered phenomenon.
The lost incentives to give are likely to make a bigger difference than the small uptick in economic growth expected from the new law.
Wealth managers are playing an increasing role in determining what social causes are funded and how.
New York, California and other high-tax states are angling to use the charitable deduction and state payroll taxes as workarounds to shield both their residents and their revenue.
Even as incomes are squeezed, the British public continues to give more money to international NGOs than anyone else.
Older people are less lonely than we think, but more importantly loneliness is something they face all year round – not just at Christmas.
Australians have reason to be apprehensive that some civil voices are not being heard in our liberal democracy.
Donors play a critical role supporting Australian charities, but we should not attribute them with more knowledge than they actually have.
Before you reach for that checkbook or give to a charity online, pause to think about what makes a cause good in the first place.
Donors who support charitable causes have a 'taste' for giving, researchers found.
Nonprofit fundraisers have long relied on matching funds to encourage giving without knowing if they work. Research suggests one way to make the most out of challenge gifts from big donors.
Beauty makes us give generously.
A huge majority of humanitarian employees are local to the country of intervention, but their motivations and pressures are often misunderstood.
Offering money as a form of atonement is easier for the movie mogul than finding someone who will accept it.
A decade after Toronto produced the first Vitals Signs report, community foundations in Melbourne and other cities are using these reports' up-to-date data to inform their decisions.
Taxing inherited wealth doesn't just generate revenue for the government. It encourages philanthropy.