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Boomers Start Giving Children’s Inheritance To Charity

Boomers Start Giving Children’s Inheritance To Charity | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
As the baby boomer generation ages in the new decade, they are likely to leave more money to charity than ever before. But it will come at the expense of their children's inheritance.
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Charles Feeney, former billionaire now broke after donating for better use. : Life

Charles Feeney, former billionaire now broke after donating for better use. : Life | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Charles Feeny hoped the remaining billionaires would follow his examples and use the money to help address the world's biggest problems. He exclaims that 'wealth brings responsibility.' Feeny and his wife, Helga Feeney, notified that they just celebrated with Bill Gates and the former California Governor, Jerry Brown.

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How Much Money Has Bill Gates Donated So Far?

How Much Money Has Bill Gates Donated So Far? | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Bill Gates has vowed to give away most of his vast fortune before he dies. That's not as easy as it sounds, when you're worth in excess of $100 billion, since the money tends to grow faster than he can give it away.
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Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison relaunched his foundation but must overcome his charitable history

Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison relaunched his foundation but must overcome his charitable history | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
$60 billion hangs in the balance.
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How the philanthropy can work to actually help Black people

How the philanthropy can work to actually help Black people | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
“Increasing diversity can be understood as getting more Black people in the room, where they can bear witness. Transformational change is only created by getting the woefully underrepresented a seat at the table, where they can make decisions.”
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Nonprofits in trouble: One-third of organizations may not survive pandemic, recession - The

Explosion in need for charity outstrips donations; small philanthropic groups are the most vulnerable.
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Hundreds of billionaires pledged to give their fortunes away through Warren Buffett and Bill Gates' Giving Pledge, but very little money may be actually helping people, according to a new study

Hundreds of billionaires pledged to give their fortunes away through Warren Buffett and Bill Gates' Giving Pledge, but very little money may be actually helping people, according to a new study | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Over 75% of the original 65 billionaires who promised to give away the majority of their fortunes in 2010 are richer now than they were then.
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Drew Brees Pledges Another $5 Million Towards Covid Relief In Louisiana

Drew Brees Pledges Another $5 Million Towards Covid Relief In Louisiana | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Drew and Brittany Brees donated $5 million towards food for kids and elderly residents back in March, and now they've announced another $5 million towards healthcare facilities across Louisiana.
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Canadas_Broken_Charitable_Sector

Canadas_Broken_Charitable_Sector | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The WE-Trudeau scandal highlights the broken pieces of Canada's charitable sector. This post explores how and why this is the case.
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Billionaire Panda Express Founder Claims Philanthropy Is The Key To Her Success

Billionaire Panda Express Founder Claims Philanthropy Is The Key To Her Success | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Today, there are more than 2,000 Panda Expresses across the globe, and Peggy and Andrew Cherng have a net worth of $3.1 billion. However, Peggy says it's her family's commitment and Panda Express' commitment to charity that makes it a real success.
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WE Charity Moved Millions To Private Kielburger Company

WE Charity Moved Millions To Private Kielburger Company | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
"Massive red flag," says charity watchdog
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“Toward Greater Justice.” How Funders Are Supporting Artists in a Historic Moment —

“Toward Greater Justice.” How Funders Are Supporting Artists in a Historic Moment — | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
George Floyd's death and protests that followed have galvanized artists across the country in support of racial justice. We check in with major U.S. arts funders to see how they are backing art emerging in this historic moment.
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Cancer, heart disease researchers get $24m funding boost from Terry Snow's foundation

Cancer, heart disease researchers get $24m funding boost from Terry Snow's foundation | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Three Australian medical researchers will receive $24 million in funding from a foundation setup b
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Charitable Giving Opportunities for Seniors

Charitable Giving Opportunities for Seniors | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Charitable giving and volunteering empower seniors to create lasting change in communities at home and abroad.
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In a K-Shaped Recovery, Nonprofits Should Lean on Major Donors

In a K-Shaped Recovery, Nonprofits Should Lean on Major Donors | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
A seven-step guide for fundraising during the pandemic.
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Bloomberg Donates $100 Million To ‘Pay Off Student Loans’

Bloomberg Donates $100 Million To ‘Pay Off Student Loans’ | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The gift is the largest ever individual philanthropic gift received by the four historically Black medical schools.
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The Giving Pledge turns 10: These billionaires pledged to give away half their wealth, but they soon ran into a problem

The Giving Pledge turns 10: These billionaires pledged to give away half their wealth, but they soon ran into a problem | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
A group of billionaires including Bill Gates, MacKenzie Scott, Michael Bloomberg, Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg set a new standard for ‘publi
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We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead (Opinion)

We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead (Opinion) | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Boldness, innovation, scale, and speed are all required. Here are some ideas and approaches that could make a difference, says the former president of the Rockefeller Foundation.
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MacKenzie Scott’s Big Giving is Just Getting Started. What Should She Fund Next? —

MacKenzie Scott’s Big Giving is Just Getting Started. What Should She Fund Next? — | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
With her deep commitment to equity and her plan to give away billions, Scott is poised to become one of the most consequential philanthropists of our time. We offer a set of recommendations for how she can make good on that potential.
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In a pandemic, billionaires are richer than ever. Why aren't they giving more? | Philanthropy | The Guardian

In a pandemic, billionaires are richer than ever. Why aren't they giving more? | Philanthropy | The Guardian | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Billionaires get huge tax breaks to park money in private family foundations operated by wealthy heirs. Little goes to actual charity work
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Twitter co-founder Evan Williams donates $10M to SFUSD

Twitter co-founder Evan Williams donates $10M to SFUSD | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The San Francisco Unified School District has received a $10 million donation fro
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Jrue Holiday Pledges Remaining NBA Salary Towards Helping Black Communities

Jrue Holiday Pledges Remaining NBA Salary Towards Helping Black Communities | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Holiday could make as much as $5.3 million for the rest of the NBA season in Orlando, and as per his pledge all of it will go towards the Jrue and Lauren Holiday Social Impact Fund.
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Billionaire George Soros Announces $220 Million Pledge Towards Racial Justice

Billionaire George Soros Announces $220 Million Pledge Towards Racial Justice | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
$150 million of that sum will go towards five-year grants for "Black-led justice organizations that helped to create and now sustain the momentum towards racial equality."
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George Soros foundation announces $220 million push for racial justice

George Soros foundation announces $220 million push for racial justice | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The largest portion of the sum, $150 million, will be given in five-year grants to various civil rights and racial equality groups.
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What’s the story behind the Liberals’ cancelled WE Charity deal?

What’s the story behind the Liberals’ cancelled WE Charity deal? | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
In today’s Big Story podcast, the organization was supposed to distribute more than $900 million in student grants, but the reaction when the deal was announced was immediate and intense. There’s now an ethics investigation and WE has walked away from the plan. What happened? Why did the Liberals agree to this, and what should …
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With Prisoners Facing New Risks, a Nonprofit Rallies Donors—Including a Tech Billionaire —

With Prisoners Facing New Risks, a Nonprofit Rallies Donors—Including a Tech Billionaire — | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The REFORM Alliance has only been around for a year. But the pandemic and fresh attention to criminal justice issues are boosting the urgency of its work—and its fundraising, with Jack Dorsey among the group’s backers.
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