The pair gave to an online drive by former Facebook employees raising money for a Texas nonprofit. In other articles, a look at what would happen if university endowments invested only in funds with diverse hiring practices; how the Koch brothers are fighting public-transit plans; and more about big philanthropy and other news.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-Zuckerberg/243708
CEO Abby Maxman also discusses the organizationâs top-to-bottom response to allegations of sexual misconduct by some of its workers in Haiti.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Podcast-How-Oxfam-America-Is/243659
http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Rolf_Klemm_02-09-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Klemm of Helen Keller International (HKI) to better understand HKI’s views on different nutrition programs. Conversation topics included community management of acute malnutrition (CMAM)
from Newly published GiveWell materials https://groups.google.com/d/msg/newly-published-givewell-materials/TxqTzTD690o/26EF1HxcBwAJ
Allow interested employees at all levels and in all departments of the organization to participate, and keep fundraisers involved at all stages.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/5-Steps-to-Stronger-Advocacy/243664
Mobilisation Lab, a nonprofit spinoff of Greenpeace that helps organizations encourage supporters to take action on behalf of a cause, poses questions that can help charities share control.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/resources/checklist/how-to-get-more-volunteers-inv/6613/
Mobilisation Lab works with charities around the world to put control over campaigns in the hands of more supporters.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/A-Group-Born-at-Greenpeace/243662
http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/HKI_04-09-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Mr. Doledec and Dr. Klemm of Helen Keller International (HKI) for an update on HKI’s activities in 2018. Conversation topics included funding shortages for upcoming vitamin A supplementation (VAS)
from Newly published GiveWell materials https://groups.google.com/d/msg/newly-published-givewell-materials/nHFn3ag7Weg/QroR5icsBgAJ
The foundation, established by Jennifer and Peter Buffett, the daughter-in-law and son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, aims for a “bolder” statement in the Trump era.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/NoVo-Boosts-Commitment-to/243645
People with different racial, sexual, and gender identities are often the driving force behind some of todayâs prominent causes, including #NeverAgain movement against gun violence.
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Opinion-How-Philanthropy-Can/243638
http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Iqbal_Dhaliwal_02-16-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Mr. Dhaliwal of the Government Partnership Initiative (GPI) at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) about J-PAL and GPI. Conversation topics included J-PAL’s most significant
from Newly published GiveWell materials https://groups.google.com/d/msg/newly-published-givewell-materials/2zW5I0p_8aM/Zig8aF4bBgAJ