Money pouring into conservation has funded drones and military-style training for rangers.
Sharks are much more severely threatened by humans than vice versa. A marine biologist explains how people can help protect sharks and why some strategies are more effective than others.
These nonprofits help with abortion access, but on average they don’t cover all costs, researchers have found.
More than 350 billionaires have signed on so far.
This growing trend aims to shift some of the power funders typically wield to the groups getting their money.
The approximately $12 billion she’s given away in the past two years has shattered conventions, explains a philanthropy historian.
Three scholars weigh in regarding the priorities of these wealthy American donors, who gave less to social service and racial justice groups than in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic.
As decentralized autonomous organizations with philanthropic aims begin to form, it’s unclear whether they can operate without breaking IRS rules.
Informed data donations are different from the usual online data experience. They’re easier to manage because of technological advances.
Big donors need to balance their ambitions to address injustices with the constraints on power that democracy requires.
Stanford researcher Lucy Bernholz is re-imagining what philanthropy looks like and is trying to understand how average people create, fund and distribute shared social goods in the digital age.
Of the big pledges so far at the UN climate conference, cutting methane could have the most immediate impact.
Philanthropy played an important role in the development of international air travel.
The producers are recasting the show as a documentary. The original version would have done more harm than good for the causes being showcased, two scholars argue.
Needs will continue in Haiti and New Orleans – and for Afghan refugees – long past the point when most donors will have found new priorities.
Australians love mass sporting events and raising money for charity. Under COVID, these activities have taken a major blow.
The investor has already given half of his $100 billion fortune to charity and he has pledged to disburse nearly all of the rest.
Winners of a new gender-equity contest do an array of work that includes helping caregivers and trying to reduce intimate-partner violence.
When white philanthropists made large gifts to these schools in the 19th century and early 20th century, many insisted upon a vocational focus for Black higher ed.
Nonprofits rarely get money they are free to spend on any purpose.