Jun 10, 2019
In episode 51, we explore philanthropic pledges: what are they, do they work and how have they been used to drive more and better giving? Including:
May 28, 2019
In episode 50, we talk to Phil Buchanan- founding CEO of the Center for Effective Philanthropy and author of a new book: Giving Done Right: Effective Giving and Making Every Dollar Count. We discuss current debates about philanthropy and what we need to do to ensure a positive narrative about the value of giving in our...
May 14, 2019
In episode 49, we explore some of the issues brought to light by the recent devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris and the immediate philanthropic response. Including:
-Does the Notre Dame response demonstrate there is untapped philanthropic potential out there?
-Why will people respond so readily to a...
Apr 23, 2019
In episode 48 we talk to Megan Ming Francis, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Washington, about her recent paper “The Price of Civil Rights: Black Lives, White Funding and Movement Capture” and her wider work on the role of philanthropic funders in supporting the civil...
Apr 9, 2019
In episode 47 we talk to Paul Ramsbottom, CEO of the Wolfson Foundation, about foundations and endowed philanthropy. Including: