The Philanthropy Roundtable Blog
The Roundtable Joins “Chorus of Unified Voices” in the Ninth CircuitSep 18, 2020
The Roundtable hasn’t had the opportunity to file many amicus briefs in support of legal challenges that affect the philanthropic freedom of donors to give to causes they value and to be free of restriction or intimidation in doing so.
Racism at the Human Rights CommissionSep 08, 2020
One of the Best Ways to Protect Private GivingSep 08, 2020
How a New Fund Helps Parents Teach Their ChildrenAug 24, 2020
A recently launched experiment supports parents in educating their own kids—during distance learning or otherwise.
Replacing Violence with CommunityAug 21, 2020
Thirty years ago, when Father Greg Boyle was a pastor of Dolores Mission Church in Boyle Heights, he became troubled by the prevalence of gang violence in his neighborhood.
Philanthropists Helping America RestartAug 18, 2020
While many donors have turned toward humanitarian efforts to ease the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, some are looking at a different sort of humanitarian work.
Good News for Religious GivingAug 11, 2020
A majority of donors plan to keep giving to religious causes—despite covid-19.
Ignorance, Anarchy, Even DissolutionJul 21, 2020
Philanthropy recently spoke with Jonathan Greenberg of the Jack Miller Family Foundation about mobs tearing down statues and how donors can fund civics education.
A Victory for School ChoiceJul 13, 2020
The Supreme Court just delivered a victory for school choice, but only time will tell how much it will affect students across the U.S.
Private Donations and National DefenseJul 11, 2020
A RealClearPolitics spinoff from the Spring 2020 issue of Philanthropy magazine.
Strengthening Catholic SchoolsJun 29, 2020
Partnership Schools, an innovative network of Catholic educators, expands to Cleveland.
Americans’ Extraordinary Response in Time of Crisis: GivingJun 26, 2020
A spinoff in The Hill from the forthcoming Spring 2020 issue of Philanthropy magazine.
Great Gifts of Health From U.S. DonorsJun 23, 2020
A RealClearPolitics spinoff from the forthcoming Summer 2020 issue of Philanthropy magazine.
The State of Charitable GivingJun 22, 2020
Philanthropic giving boomed in 2019. What will the future bring?
Boosts for Small BusinessJun 19, 2020
Donors big and small are helping mom and pop stay open.
A New Way for Churches to Serve HospitalsJun 16, 2020
There are 124 hospitals in the state of Arizona, and more than 1,000 churches. During the coronavirus pandemic, a new charitable effort was launched to connect them.
Restaurant Workers Feed the HungryJun 12, 2020
The covid-19 crisis created numerous problems in the food sector. Savvy nonprofits and donors connected the dots.
Organizing Small Donors in Support of Local ReportingJun 08, 2020
Media companies are laying off employees by the hundreds during the covid-19 crisis. Yet the Long Beach Post, a regional news website with 20 employees, just hired two new reporters.
Keeping Covid Philanthropy LocalMay 29, 2020
Leo Linbeck on covid and its consequences.
Artist ReliefMay 22, 2020
A new fund provides crisis aid to artists in need.
Blood and GenerosityMay 20, 2020
Meet a ten-gallon donor.
Interview with Steve MooreMay 15, 2020
The executive director of the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust explains how the foundation is responding to the coronavirus.
A Star Medical Researcher Looks at the CoronavirusMay 13, 2020
Dr. Tony Atala—an international leader in the field of regenerative medicine, which creates tissues that can replace failing body parts—discusses covid-19.