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Excellence in Philanthropy

Briefly Noted

Home life and scholastic success. A baseball all-star gives back. Children and animals on Noah's Ark. BYU student animators.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Bunker Labs

Supporting veterans pursuing entrepreneurship

Interview with Mike Rowe

The "Dirty Jobs" and "Somebody's Gotta Do It" star on the tyranny of the college narrative and the value of manual work

Interview with J.D. Vance

The Rust Belt native and Yale Law graduate on his nonprofit and the barriers to success many Americans face

Revving Economic Engines at Community Colleges

Want to get America back to work? Stop overlooking the thousand schools that serve half of America's higher-ed students

Building Builders

A Christian polytechnic university takes after its inventive founder

2 Brothers, A Truck, and Lots of Subs

A pair of entrepreneurs answer the philanthropic call

The Insider’s Guide to Spend Down

A few years ago, the John M. Olin Foundation began the process of spending down its assets in preparation for closing its doors. It is now well along this path, and has learned a few lessons along the way.

Drawing a Larger Circle Around Families

There are volunteers eager to nurture children and parents, reducing the trauma of foster care