It is the best of times and the worst of times for the nonprofit world. The 60th annual Giving USA report showed that 2014 was a banner year for American philanthropy. But recent headlines highlighting the improper behavior of certain nonprofits has cast the whole sector in a negative light.
This op-ed originally appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer and on www.philly.com.Read More »
Robert Evans dissects two recent articles that, at first glance, seem quite different. But both raise questions about the fundamental role of arts and culture organizations. Weaving together a sophisticated case, Evans argues that core mission of arts organizations must be to instill a love and appreciation of the arts in as broad a segment of society as possible.Read More »
A representative of the 92Y, the organization that created #GivingTuesday, offers some advice for nonprofits on how to join the movement.Read More »
Current efforts to pressure colleges and universities to divest from fossil fuel companies demonstrate why most nonprofits should adopt official investment policies – policies that take values into account.Read More »