A new Chronicle study finds that at least 30 charity fundraisers make more than $500,000 and some have crossed the seven-figure threshold.
The nonprofit Worldreader distributes Kindles and electronic books, providing access to stories for pleasure and instructional materials to students in nine countries.
Founders of two crowdfunding platforms say groups use the method to raise money not only from individuals but also from businesses—and to bring in volunteers.
By Raymond C. Offenheiser
Peter Bell, a former president of CARE who died this month at age 73, devoted his life to defending human rights and reducing poverty.
By Doug Donovan
New restrictions will worsen a long-term slide in giving by federal workers, charities say.
Turning to a former manager with longtime ties to its founding family, the Heinz Endowments has named Pittsburgh Foundation leader Grant Oliphant as its new president, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
By John Notter
As government cuts back, research that could save people from dying of cancer, diabetes, and other diseases is at risk unless philanthropy steps in.
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