For more evidence that today's young tech wealth elite are not waiting to get started on giving, we turn to news out of L.A.'s red-hot "Silicon Beach" scene.
We don't tend to hear much about Yahoo philanthropy. Here's a quick look at how this company gives out money, with employees in the driver's seat.
Even as CZI takes on lofty challenges like taming all disease by the end of this century, it's also going to work on the front lines of tough socio-economic issues—starting in its own neighborhood.
The tech backlash to Trump's Muslim ban has drawn lots of media attention, but less noticed is how tech companies and their leaders are responding with philanthropic giving.
Lyft and Google were the first companies to step forward with donations in response to Trump's Muslim immigrant ban. What's the risk-reward calculus at play here?
A seemingly humdrum gift to fund a new computer science building underscores the growing role of corporate philanthropy in developing human capital—and growing the economy.
Donor interest in ensuring responsible artificial intelligence has been mounting over the past year, with the latest $27 million effort bringing in some major new players.
The election of Donald Trump has led to a boost in donations to nonprofit news outlets. Now Craigslist's founder and largest stakeholder has made a big gift to fight the scourge of "fake news."
Tech leaders like Mark Zuckerberg face real constraints on what kind of advocacy efforts they can back as philanthropists. They could also run out of patience for plodding work filled with frustration.
With his latest give, tech mogul Greg Gianforte is turning into one of the best friends that the Stevens Institute of Technology has ever had
Superstar athlete Serena Williams recently got engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. We take a look at the nonprofits interests of these partners and what might lie ahead.
Does the tech industry have a social conscience? It's a fair question right now. But if this industry has a moral leader, it's philanthropist Marc Benioff, who once again is helping catalyze an anti-poverty push.
The age of Trump is tailor made for the Omidyar Network, with its faith in market solutions and empowering citizens in a decentralized way. We look at two of its post-election investments.
The housing affordability crisis is one of the toughest challenges for philanthropy, and it's especially bad in the Bay Area. What's a top tech giant doing to address it?
Good Ventures and the Open Philanthropy Project have been pondering the gravest threats facing humanity. What'd they come up with?