Hero image horse not drinking 2-1
article For Subscribers

Leading your horse to water: is innovation enough?

18 November 2014
Andrew Milner and Caroline Hartnell

4856006353_8df9314c19_b
interview 1 November 2014 For Subscribers

Interview: Nick Jenkins

Fanueil-Hall-Crosswalk_photo
article 16 October 2014 For Subscribers

Building teams for innovation: a response to ‘Talent for Philanthropy’

00 Cover image
feature 1 September 2014

People: philanthropy’s great strength

41 Judith Rodin in robes
feature 1 September 2014 For Subscribers

Leadership and mentorship


Latest issue: September 2014

Talent for philanthropy

Guest Editors: Samantha Gilbert, John Harvey and Wangsheng Li

View Issue

Are you eligible for a free electronic only subscription?

Alliance offers free electronic only subscriptions to people in many countries around the world who are working in the sector. Find out more


EVPA conference 2014: it takes two to tango

25 November 2014
Martial Paris

The 10th annual European Venture Philanthropy Association conference took place in Berlin on 17 and 18 November. More than 500 participants discussed the future of venture philanthropy in the next …

Assets and giving of US private foundations at record levels

25 November 2014
Alliance magazine

On 14 November, Foundation Source released a new report looking at the investment behaviour of private foundations with less than $50 million in assets. Foundations of this size constitute 98 …

New platform will enable foundations to engage in post-2015 development agenda

25 November 2014
Alliance magazine

20 November 2014. As the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) come to a close and the global aid community embarks on the post-2015 development agenda, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), …


The cover of the Nova Escola's magazine

Interview with Carol Civita

interview Carol Civita 1 August 2014

A disposition to give is not the same as a culture of philanthropy, argues Brazilian philanthropist Carol Civita. Brazil has always had the one but still lacks the other, she …

5542466050_a75c471a20_b

Impact investing in a democracy: A response to ‘Markets for Good: removing the barriers’

article Joe Ludlow 15 July 2014

When I first started out in social impact investing, it was hard to find anyone writing or talking about it (apart from my boss at Venturesome, John Kingston). But the …

500048151_99bc92a55e_o

Interview: Fay Twersky

interview Fay Twersky 1 July 2014

The philanthropy programme at the Hewlett Foundation is changing. Fay Twersky, director of its Effective Philanthropy Group, tells Caroline Hartnell how and why. She talks about Hewlett’s new emphasis on …