A Major Gift Underscores the Role of Childcare Providers in Early Learning

A Major Gift Underscores the Role of Childcare Providers in Early Learning

Millions of infants and toddlers are stuck in mediocre childcare that can hurt their development. Funders are finally paying more attention, including in Philadelphia, where $3 million is flowing to help caregivers do a better job.

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Here's Another Pharma Firm That's Making Grants to Address the Opioid Crisis

Here's Another Pharma Firm That's Making Grants to Address the Opioid Crisis

It troubling to think that pharma firms may reap PR benefits with philanthropy to address a problem they helped create. On the other hand, any and all new funding is badly needed to fund anti-opioid efforts. 

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A Microcosm of the Nation’s Opioid Epidemic—And How Philanthropy Can Help

A Microcosm of the Nation’s Opioid Epidemic—And How Philanthropy Can Help

Philanthropy's response to the deadly opioid epidemic has been lackluster. But in some hard-hit regions, funders have taken action. A grantmaker engaged in the fight in Southeastern Pennsylvania shares its lessons. 

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