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Sunday, September 22nd, 2019
Vetting Those Independent Fundraisers: Charity Golfgate
July 11, 2019
This is a mess of a cautionary tale that features a small charity, a golf tournament hosted by a strip club, and—wait...
Nonsensical Article Cites Survey to Prove Nonprofit Enthusia...
October 10, 2018
No Man Is an Island, and More Creative Ideas to Fight Nation...
June 1, 2018
Nonprofits and Entrepreneurs Creatively Repurpose Retired Su...
March 12, 2018
Philanthropic Shark Tank with a Twist: Too Much Reality TV,...
November 17, 2017
US Smart City $50M Grant Winner Columbus Slow on Pursuing Eq...
November 7, 2017
Homeland Security Recruits Students to Challenge Extremism
July 21, 2017
Lenfest Offers Grant Competition for Innovative Journalism P...
June 6, 2017
Trump Change: President Says Media Will Choose Charities to...
March 16, 2017
Passionate Nerds Build Nonprofit Websites in 24-Hour Challen...
March 3, 2017
Giving Away $100 Million: A Peek behind the Curtain at MacArthur Foundation
September 26, 2017
About Social Enterprise Competitions: Avoid Happy Talk and Spend More Money More Wisely
February 13, 2017
Philanthropic Contest Winner Goes Under within 3 Years of $1M Prize
October 12, 2016
Chicago’s Black Community Challenges MacArthur Foundation to Do More
July 13, 2016
Crowdsourcing an Owner for a Community Newspaper in Hardwick, Vermont
June 13, 2016
The Ultimate in Contest Philanthropy: MacArthur Foundation’s $100 Million Jackpot
June 3, 2016
Some Musings on Exploitation Transferable to Contest Philanthropy
January 6, 2016
$50M XQ Ed Reform Challenge Shockingly Seeks Schools’ Ideas
January 4, 2016
Reimagining “Industrial Poop”: A Nonprofit Incentivizes Solutions to CO2 Problem
October 1, 2015
Philanthropic Contest Winner Would Have Embarrassed Self and Foundation but Shame Proves Elusive
September 15, 2015
More Thinking about Contest Philanthropy: Market-Based Approaches
April 9, 2015
Contest Philanthropy at the Council on Foundations: A Troubling Dynamic
March 23, 2015
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