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A Tribute to the 2017 Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy Honorees
Foundation: Carnegie Corporation of New York, Skoll Foundation

“You are living examples of Andrew Carnegie's philanthropic legacy and of those who have followed in his footsteps. You have all dedicated not...more

Jeff Skoll Awarded Carnegie Medal for Outstanding Contribution to Philanthropy
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

Jeff founded the Skoll Foundation not just to find and support social entrepreneurs driving change on poverty, disease, and injustice, but to make...more

5 ways foundations can step up to scale solutions for the SDGs
Foundation: Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Skoll Foundation, Ford Foundation

“What we don't want is more talk,” said Heather Grady, vice president of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, which wrote the report. “The test if it...more

Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship announces 2017-18 Scholars
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

Four entrants were accepted for this highly competitive scholarship following a rigorous application and interview process. The 2017-18 cohort of...more

A Detailed Guide to Public Sector Funding for Social Entrepreneurs
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

Social entrepreneurs rely on a diverse ecosystem of funding flows to sustain and scale their work, and public sector institutions play a key role...more

Not-For-Profit News
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

... where you could limit the sort of journalism that philanthropy can support. ... If we are going to allow that journalism can be philanthropic, then...more

What's the biggest challenge for social enterprise?

Why social enterprises need to attract more experienced talent, how collaboration is key and how for some the answer might lie in the Victorian...more

How Can Data Scale the Impact Investing Ecosystem
Foundation: Skoll Foundation, Case Foundation

How Can Data Scale the Impact Investing Ecosystem ... On August 8th, join our panelists as they use the Impact Investing Network ... While at BNY Mellon, Rehana also created a prototype for the...more

325 Million Raised for Impact Investment Fund
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

"The interest in impact investing and these kinds of opportunities among the ... "UBS Raises $325 Million for Bono-Backed Impact Investment...more

Africa: Joyfully Pursuing Progress – Carnegie Fetes Jeff Skoll
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

The foundation aims to help social entrepreneurs "solve the world's most pressing social problems". The forum connects social entrepreneurs...more

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Y Life Teaches Students about Philanthropy
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