Unlocking the potential of private data for public good

Companies are exploring how to share their wealth of data for research and crafting public policy.

Rapid response philanthropy can help multiple organizations support families at the border

Community foundations are well suited to receive large influxes of capital to then distribute to diverse organizations.

Why do some states enforce charity regulations more than others?

A suit filed against the Trump Foundation has highlighted the role states play in regulating charities.

Three ways collaboration could potentially advance place-based impact investing

Place-based impact investing is gaining momentum in foundations across the country.

Despite the racial wealth gap, black philanthropy is strong

Black families are choosing to prioritize philanthropy despite structural barriers to building wealth.

What Twitter data reveal about the most successful regional giving days

While Giving Tuesday has become a household name, regional giving days have enjoyed considerable success.

The keys to America’s economic growth are in low-income and marginalized communities

Marginalized people could dramatically boost our economy, but they need support from the private, public, and social sectors.

Community Foundation Week highlights the need for more research into these growing institutions

Community foundations have received billions of dollars in donations and are growing rapidly in size and number.

Should the charitable deduction be expanded to all taxpayers?

The prospect of tax reform has resumed an old debate over the power of expanding the charitable deduction to democratize philanthropy.

Social change at scale: How nonprofits can leverage data to make smarter decisions

Nonprofits can be tech companies, too, according to Crisis Text Line founder and CEO Nancy Lublin.