City By City: Behind a Partnership Effort to Get Disconnected Youth Hired

City By City: Behind a Partnership Effort to Get Disconnected Youth Hired

Backed by the founder of Starbucks, a corporate coalition is gunning for a million youth hires by 2021 with a pragmatic initiative focused on a key zone of racial and economic inequity. 

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Why Won’t Bill and Melinda Gates Really Take on Donald Trump?

Why Won’t Bill and Melinda Gates Really Take on Donald Trump?

Trumpism is anathema to the values of philanthropy's first couple, while the administration's policies are a wrecking ball that threatens their foundation's gains. So why aren't they speaking out more forcefully?

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What Is This Donors' Collaborative Doing to Shape K-12 Education in New York?

What Is This Donors' Collaborative Doing to Shape K-12 Education in New York?

Pro-charter foundations and billionaires have spent many millions to influence education policy in the state. But a group of a funders with a very different agenda is also active in backing advocacy efforts. 

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