Daily News Roundup: $350 Million Raised for Storm Relief: Where Will It Go?

Also, help for people most in need in one hurricane-ravaged Florida county is slow to come. In other news, the Obama Foundation’s outreach meeting drew fans and critics; and the value of an Iowa State University gift has grown $52 million in eight months.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-350/241208


Daily News Roundup: J.J. Watt’s $33 Million Haul for Harvey Victims: Where Will It Go?

Also, faith groups play an integral role in disaster recovery in coordination with state and federal agencies, and Time profiles the immigrant billionaire who has made one of the biggest gifts for hurricane relief. In other news, Phillip Morris commits $1 billion for anti-tobacco efforts; mid-Manhattan library gets $55 million; and Chicago’s South and West sides get $40 million.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-JJ/241193

Daily News Roundup: $14.5 Million Raised in Star-Studded Benefit for Hurricane Relief

Also, Caribbean survivors of Irma worry they will be forgotten. In other news, George Soros’s foundation has a new acting leader, a billionaire WhatsApp co-founder is starting a foundation, and the Obama Foundation has announced a summit to train young people who want to “change the world.”

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-145/241177

Daily News Roundup: Irma’s Victims’ Needs Only Beginning

Also, Irma has prompted a wave of giving from corporate America, and Puerto Ricans travel to Virgin Islands to help victims. In other news, nonprofits brace for possible changes to the tax code that they fear could reduce giving.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-Irmas/241153

Podcast: Working With Partners to Achieve a Mission

In this segment from the Business of Giving, Maurice Jones of the Local Initiative Support Corporation talks about joining forces with nonprofits, for-profits, and governments to build housing, provide social services, and more.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/resources/audio/podcast-working-with-partners/6401/