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Where to Direct Your Maria Recovery Giving

The Philanthropy Roundtable reached out to our members, donors, and foundation partners to learn how funders could be most helpful to Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, and Mexico. Below is a list of the suggestions we...

Where to Direct Your Irma Giving

The Philanthropy Roundtable reached out to our members, donors and foundation partners in Florida to learn how funders in other states could be most helpful. Below is a list of the suggestions we received.

Briefly Noted

Veterans and chefs help in Houston. Broken instrument symphony. Ronald McDonald House marathons. Midwest wildlife preservation.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Junior Achievement

Training youth to be workforce ready

Interview with David Saltzman

After leading the Robin Hood Foundation for 27 years, Saltzman reflects on his time fighting poverty in New York

Interview with Orville Rogers

This 99-year-old runner explains how his Christian faith moved him to serve in the military and donate upwards of $34 million

Making Miracles in Memphis

From work to school to arts to recreation, Pitt and Barbara Hyde show how to energize a hometown

Three Donors, a Trustee, and a Library

One of the largest libraries in the world is a product of private philanthropy

Medical Matchmaking

While federal health-care policy is in disarray, these charities and volunteers are offering help now

Should Donors Invest in School Districts?

Charter-like deregulation might open a door for effective philanthropy on the district level