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A Philanthropy Hall of Fame has been developed by a US network of charitable donors, the Philanthropy Roundtable. It celebrates (post-humously) 54 Americans who “changed the nation and the world...

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Total charitable giving in the US rose for the third consecutive year, according to Giving USA’s latest annual report. The amount given by individuals, foundations, estates and corporations in 2012...

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The Indian Angel Network, Asia’s largest angel investors network, has set up a social impact funding arm, IAN Impact, to provide seed capital for social enterprises.

IAN Impact is being...

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The Philanthropy Programme (TPP is a joint initiative between STEP and Philanthropy Impact) event last week (26 June) Bigger Gifts: the challenges and the opportunities for advisors and their clients,...

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Zillah Howard, a legal adviser, specialising in philanthropy, trust law and estate planning, has won ‘Best in Offshore’ at the Europe Women in Business Law Awards, for...

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Philanthropists, foundation managers and leadership experts from around the world will gather at the ninth European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA) Annual Conference 26-27 November 2013 in Geneva to discuss how...

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Sir Ronald Cohen, founder of venture capital firm Apax Partners, plans to establish a social investment bank in Israel, which he hopes will revolutionise the non-profit sector....

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A large majority of Members of the European Parliament voted in support of a resolution for a European Foundation Statute. This will make it easier for foundations to support citizens’...

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The Clinton Foundation is to be renamed the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation to reflect the involvement of the entire family in the organisation. The multi-billion dollar philanthropic organisation...

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Rich members of Chinese society are becoming more comfortable with being seen at charity dinners, according to The Wall Street Journal. However, giving through official channels has declined by...

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