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A Rugged, Impetuous ‘Adventure’

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


Defining Philanthropy's Latest Buzzwords

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

Do private money and Title I money break even?

In a word, no. 

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.

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SHAUN JOHNSON, PHD: Musings From The Chalk Face

Bare Minerals Liquid Foundation Update!

I finally received my order from QVC for the bare minerals liquid foundation and brush. I’m still playing with it and I have to be completely honest…I don’t know how I feel about it. 565 more words


Private Foundations and Public Charities - What's the difference?

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