News and Articles About Philanthropy

There Are 8 Indispensable Elements of Real Wealth and 7 Aren't Money
Higher Purpose

There Are 8 Indispensable Elements of Real Wealth and 7 Aren't Money

There is no contradiction between realizing financial security is crucial to happiness and that money really isn't everything.
Peter Voogd
NFL Star Founds Fashion Brand for a Cause With Former TOMS Exec
Young Influentials

NFL Star Founds Fashion Brand for a Cause With Former TOMS Exec

Launched by this Philly Eagles tight-end, this online accessories line gives back.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
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Don't Let These 3 Myths Stop You From Launching a Cause-Marketing Campaign
Cause marketing

Don't Let These 3 Myths Stop You From Launching a Cause-Marketing Campaign

Aligning your brand with a worthy cause you care about is brilliant marketing that feels very good.
Coppy Holzman
Social Entrepreneurship Has Unexpected Benefits for the Bottom Line
Social Entrepreneurs

Social Entrepreneurship Has Unexpected Benefits for the Bottom Line

Call it entrepreneurial serendipity, but businesses that embrace worthy causes are finding charitable giving is a powerful brand enhancer.
Sujan Patel
7 Lessons for Nonprofit Organizations From the Startup World
Philanthropy

7 Lessons for Nonprofit Organizations From the Startup World

Organizations tackling social problems have taught entrepreneurs the importance of mission. Entrepreneurs know how to get stuff done.
Megha Desai
5 Easy Ways to Make Philanthropy Part of Your Company Culture
Philanthropy

5 Easy Ways to Make Philanthropy Part of Your Company Culture

Charitable organizations, large and small, need your time and expertise as much as your money.
Megha Desai
Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire
Perseverance

Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire

Jason Wolfe's leading e-tail venture, GiftCards.com, took shape while he was living in his car and teaching himself to code with books checked out of the library.
Geoff Weiss
4 Ways to Rewire the Corporate Brain to Compete in the 21st Century
Company Culture

4 Ways to Rewire the Corporate Brain to Compete in the 21st Century

Companies are being pushed to be more collaborative and transparent and to embrace social responsibility.
Lain Hensley
Getting Employees to Volunteer and Give
Volunteering

Getting Employees to Volunteer and Give

Cultivating employee philanthropy can be good for your business. Here's how to make giving back a part of your culture.
Gwen Moran
Why It Is Important to Teach Girls About Entrepreneurship
Women Entrepreneurs

Why It Is Important to Teach Girls About Entrepreneurship

The founder of Glamtrepreneur talks about instilling the business bug at an early age.
Rebekah Epstein
Why Doing Good for Others Does Good for Your Business
Philanthropy

Why Doing Good for Others Does Good for Your Business

The sooner you incorporate social good into your business plan, the better.
Lisa Evans
How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World
Franchise

How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World

The aid community is taking the efficiency and standardization of the franchise model any applying it toward philanthropic endeavors.
Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine
Philanthropy

Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine

Entrepreneurs can enlist employees, customers and other partners when it comes time to offer programs that give back to the community.
Lain Hensley