The Washington tax debate is prompting two contradictory plans â one to end the ban on partisan politicking by nonprofits and another to limit tax deductions for charitable donors that seek to influence policy.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Opinion-Don-t-Change-the/239918
Mayor Bill de Blasio endorsed the deficit-plagued museum’s proposal to make entrance fees mandatory for visitors from outside the city. Also, Livestrong says it’s turning a fundraising corner after three years of plunging donations, and an African charity teams with dating app Tinder to help super-rare rhinos breed.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-/239920
http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Malaria_Consortium_01-19-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Baba and Ms. Marasciulo of Malaria Consortium about Malaria Consortium’s injectable artesunate programs. Conversation topics included Malaria Consortium’s past work to increase access to
from Newly published GiveWell materials https://groups.google.com/d/msg/newly-published-givewell-materials/36ARwEYyqP8/oQjgdlQFAgAJ
Relief groups say urgent humanitarian work is being delayed by banks’ reluctance to wire money into countries where terrorist activity takes place. Also, how big charities’ brand recognition widens inequality in the nonprofit world, and the Robin Hood Foundation names a new leader.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-Fear-of/239889
Some grant makers are increasing spending, while others are changing their priorities for giving, according to studies by the Center for Effective Philanthropy and Exponent Philanthropy.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Majority-of-Foundations-Say/239883