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.

Can nonprofits and philanthropy help fill gaps in the crisis response for Puerto Rico?

Delays in the federal response to provide aid to Puerto Rico has placed increased pressure on nonprofits to help meet humanitarian needs.

Funds raised for child poverty should rely on evidence for greater impact

Red Nose Day raised $38 million in the United States this year. These funds should support evidence-tested programs that improve children's lives.

When it comes to saving US jobs, what about nonprofits?

Nonprofits employ around 10 percent of the labor force, but this sphere of job creation does not get much respect from the administration.

Can Red Nose Day catch on in the United States?

Red Nose Day raised $21 million when it launched here in 2015, but the event raised more than five times that amount in the United Kingdom that year.

The charitable deduction is safe, but tax reform could still hurt charitable giving

Three proposed changes to the federal income tax could depress charitable giving, despite a plan to keep the charitable deduction.

How vulnerable are nonprofits under Trump’s skinny budget?

President Trump's budget would slash funding to, or abolish, programs that provide significant financial support to nonprofits across the country.

How the Social Innovation Fund supports a culture of evaluation

The Social Innovation Fund supports community-based organizations with evidence of success and encourages rigorous evaluation to assess effectiveness.

Should nonprofit leaders rethink the relationship between political and charitable giving?

A postelection spike in charitable giving challenges the conventional wisdom that political campaigns steal support from charitable causes.