country in Southeast Asia

Jack Horner

T-Rex Cliffhanger Revolutionizes Paleontology

National Security Philanthropy

Take an overseas tour with a one-of-a-kind nonprofit that uses charitable micro efforts to blunt foreign threats


How donors helped win a war of ideas and how they can do it again

Spartan Donors

What s to be gained from private giving to Uncle Sam s military academies?


Notable contributions to Americana from the Philanthropy Hall of Fame

Bad Donors, Good Results

Human kindness and charitable success aren't necessarily linked. That's one of the paradoxes of philanthropy.

Changing of the Guard

Where are the old-line veterans charities headed?

Madison Avenue Mercies

The virtues of advertising, overhead, and other wicked ways of doing good

The Dinosaur Discoverer

How a misfit revolutionized paleontology with a big boost from philanthropy

Interview with Christopher Oechsli

The president of Atlantic Philanthropies reflects on Chuck Feeney's legendary generosity, and how to recover donor intent

They Shall Overcome

Meet the K 12 reform donors who strategically balance charitable giving, legislative advocacy, and direct political engagement.