Experiments in the US and Italy that observed people’s charitable choices found similar results: People tend to prefer to help local communities.
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.
The announcement didn’t use the word ‘divest.’ A legal scholar explains why that shouldn’t matter.
Larger shares of Asian, Black and Hispanic people are donating to these nonprofits, compared with white donors. They are also more likely to give to others through less formal channels.
One citation at a time, a professor and her students are crafting a more complete picture of Dante’s women.
Needs will continue in Haiti and New Orleans – and for Afghan refugees – long past the point when most donors will have found new priorities.
The multibillion-dollar settlement will trigger the release of troves of documents that may shine new light on what caused the opioid crisis.
New payment models may mean more of the people who need these treatments can get them.
Achieving widespread immunity to COVID-19 through vaccination requires as many people as possible to get their shots, including those who object or haven’t bothered.
How much money it takes to attain this status varies according to the size of the nonprofit getting the gift.
The investor has already given half of his $100 billion fortune to charity and he has pledged to disburse nearly all of the rest.
Portions of the internet disappear every day. Preservation of this historical record requires a proactive approach by archivists and everyday citizens.
Megachurches and the men who lead them can be superrich. So why don’t the IRS and local authorities see a cent in taxes? A scholar explains.
Following the deadly collapse of a condo high-rise in Florida, a historian of this kind of housing explains how it offers a sense of community that many people seek.
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.
An expert on condo management explains why associations should commission new studies that determine how much money they need to set aside for repairs every three to five years.
The Algebra Project – a long-standing initiative to teach algebra to Black students who might not otherwise take it – sprang from Bob Moses’ work as a civil rights activist, a historian recounts.
Volunteering can improve your life physically, mentally and emotionally. And it might help you find your next job.
Since New York mandated new executive compensation rules in 2013, the state’s nonprofit CEOs have been getting paid less than expected while working more.