There is something utterly stifling about being inside a house for multiple days. Call it monotonous, dull, dreary… or even just admit that a bit of variety can go a long way. 1,089 more words
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Strategic philanthropy. Venture philanthropy. Impact investing. These are some of the trendiest buzzwords captivating the philanthropy world of late, but what do they actually mean? Even for the most seasoned donor, it can be difficult to understand the differences between these new and “sexy” funding approaches. 584 more words
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The two kinds of money don’t represent an apples-to-apples comparison because different rules govern how they can be spent, but the raw totals show that schools that get public money do come out a little bit ahead – especially since they don’t have to raise it themselves.
This information was originally published in a post by the Foundation Group.
Many people have a layman’s understanding of the difference between public charities and private foundations: Public charities are understood to perform charitable work, while private foundations support the work of public charities. 605 more words