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Corporate Profit Vs Humanity
Foundation: Gates Foundation

According to a commentary of Dr. Mercola in Education week, Gates Foundation's spending on all kinds of projects around the world is no small chink of change. Apparently, some of the chosen...more

2-Day Blockchain Hackathon In Tel Aviv To Address World's Most Pressing Issues

Blockchain for Social Impact Hackathon II: Rewind the Future to Impact Today's Challenges brings together top researchers, engineers, and students at Tel Aviv University to use blockchain...more

Grants from Patricia A. Embree Trust No. 1
Foundation: Thomas County Community Foundation

The Patricia A. Embree Trust No. 1 has generously donated $1,000,000 to the Colby Community College Foundation and $370,000 to the Thomas County Community Foundation. According to Nick Wells,...more

Climate Apartheid: Global Warming Will Hammer the Poor

A United Nations report announced that climate change will impact people in poverty more than the wealthy. Research experts calling this climate apartheid, where the world's elite can pay to escape...more



Largest Foundation Giving for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
1,378
2,579,354,996
2
1,407
471,403,757
5
741
354,782,649

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Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


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Bill Drayton Urges Development of Empathy in Social Entrepreneurship


Bill Drayton Urges Development of Empathy in Social Entrepreneurship

Bill Drayton, Ashoka founder, coined the phrase “social entrepreneur” instead of almost naming it as “public service entrepreneur”. He strongly encourages empathy especially through the education sector, and explains why having that trait is more important than ever now.




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