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Behind Denmark's Royal Foundations

Behind Denmark's Royal Foundations

Jakob Thomsen  |  December 6, 2018

Philanthropy helps the Royal House in Denmark maintain a relationship between monarch and people in the age of democracy, writes Thomsen....

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Commentary and Opinion

The Power of the Arts to Heal

The Power of the Arts to Heal

John Mullaney   |   November 29, 2018

John Mullaney, executive director of the Nord Family Foundation, highlights the role arts programming can play in addressing the trauma and sense of isolation suffered by children who have had Adverse Childhood Experiences and help them build resilience....

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Connections

Hiding in Plain Sight: Impact Investing in the Creative Economy
December 7, 2018
Impact investment funds are making significant investments in the creative economy, highlighting the value, commercial viability, and potential of creative economy investing, a report from Upstart Co-Lab and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors finds. The report, Hiding in Plain Sight: Impact Investing in the Creative Economy (45 pages, PDF),...
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NPO Spotlight

Maven Project

Maven Project

November 27, 2018

Founded in 2014, the San Francisco-based Maven Project provides health care provided by qualified volunteer physicians to the un- and underinsured, the working poor, and children living below the poverty line via telehealth technology....

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On the Web

AirVisual Map
December 5, 2018

A product of AirVisual (now IQAir), the AirVisual Map uses artificial intelligence and Internet of Things technologies to deliver real-time air-quality data and forecasts for ten thousand locations around the globe....

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Off the Shelf

You Can't Be What You Can't See: The Power of Opportunity to Change Young Lives

You Can't Be What You Can't See: The Power of Opportunity to Change Young Lives

September 27, 2018
Milbrey W. McLaughlin (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Education Press, 2018)

You Can't Be What You Can't See is an in-depth look at the root causes of poverty in one urban community and an inspiring guide for anyone interested in starting or working for an out-of-school time program that really makes a difference....

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