Philanthropic Giving


NOW Podcast: Making a Living While Making a Life: The Power of Microbusinesses with Etsy and GoDaddy
Brown Advisory
Digital platforms make microbusinesses possible for millions of people, and companies like Etsy and GoDaddy have been an essential backbone behind them, especially during the pandemic (Etsy sellers
Prize Philanthropy: Benefits, Challenges, and Winning Approaches
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
Prizes have long been used to recognize achievement and advance innovation and effective solutions. In recent years, prize philanthropy, the use of monetary prizes to recognize achievements or drive
Five Cultural Shifts Forever Changing Giving
In this webcast, Carrie Morgridge, Chief Disruptor of the Morgridge Family Foundation (MFF), and Terry Young, Founder and CEO of cultural consultancy group sparks & honey, will share five
NOW Podcast: Solving World Hunger Through Innovation, Part 2
Brown Advisory
In Part 2 of the conversation on solving world hunger through innovation and strategic investing, we welcome two more entrepreneurs. Ezinne Uzo-Okuro, CEO of Terraformers, is using her
NOW Podcast: Solving World Hunger Through Innovation, Part 1
Brown Advisory
Solving world hunger—or “food insecurity”—is really hard. The solutions are not particularly sexy, and they require a very long-term outlook. In seeking to learn more about
Customized SMAs: How to Make Responsible Investing Truly Personal
When an off-the-shelf solution doesn’t cut it, responsible investors can turn to customized separately managed accounts (SMAs) to build portfolios that align with their values, including
Family Philanthropy Speaks: Tackling Racism by Committing to Systems Change, A Conversation with Jeff and Tricia Raikes
National Center for Family Philanthropy
In this Family Philanthropy Speaks conversation, Jeff and Tricia Raikes join Nick Tedesco to discuss how they have changed practices and acknowledged privilege throughout their donor journey. Jeff
The Global Risks Report 2021
Marsh & McLennan Companies
COVID-19 is exacerbating ongoing geopolitical and societal challenges, and the existential crisis of climate change looms large. In this 16th edition of the Global Risks Report, it highlights the
Peer Roundtable: How Faith-Based Investors Are Navigating COVID-19
Against the backdrop of the pandemic, this roundtable discussion was centered around faith-based institutions that seek to align their investments with the belief systems that guide their
How to Become a Philanthropist
Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank
Making the shift from a “checkbook” donor to a philanthropist can be one of the most rewarding privileges of wealth. And while discussions about philanthropy often begin in the context of