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20 February 2018
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Philanthropy and the media

Guest Editors: Miguel Castro

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Size matters in unexpected ways, suggests new report on lean foundations

24 February 2018
Alliance magazine

‘Lean’ foundations – those with few or no staff – make a significant to American philanthropy but their size conditions how they operate according to the latest annual benchmarking report …

Meet Puja Marwaha, CRY – the penultimate finalist of this year’s Olga Prize

24 February 2018
Alliance magazine

About Puja Marwaha Over the last 38 years, CRY has been a pioneer in the area of public philanthropy in India, introducing the retail model of giving to the country …

Indian-born philanthropist teams up with Bill Gates to celebrate the world’s best teachers

23 February 2018
Andrew Milner

‘Research has shown that having a great teacher can be the most important factor that determines whether students get a great education,’ said Bill Gates announcing the finalists for the …


The pursuit of mutually assured survival 

Special feature Miguel Castro 5 December 2017

Why are the worlds of philanthropy and the media still so far apart? What could and should be done to bring them together and realize the promise of a reciprocal relationship? In this special feature, we look at the space where these two worlds …

Global updates

News Alliance magazine 5 December 2017

This is our round-up of philanthropy news around the world featured in the December 2017 issue of Alliance: The Americas George Soros transfers $18 billion to Open Society Foundations Brazilian …

Now is the time to build a movement for philanthropic equity 

Letter Carly Hare 5 December 2017

I congratulate Alliance for bringing even more global attention to the issues around diversity in philanthropy in the September special feature.   In this unprecedented political climate where the most basic rights are under threat, …