Giving Circles are firmly on the map

2018-03-27T20:31:26+00:00

Drawing on his research at NUS Business School in Singapore, Rob John reflects on the growth of giving circles across Asia Giving circles are an intriguing phenomenon.  These self-organised groups [...]

Giving Circles are firmly on the map2018-03-27T20:31:26+00:00

Researching professionalisation in foundations

2017-03-11T13:12:11+00:00

Following a successful career in the foundation world, Michele Fugiel Gartner decided to do a PhD in philanthropy. Here she reflects on her choice of researching professionalisation in philanthropy.  My research [...]

Researching professionalisation in foundations2017-03-11T13:12:11+00:00

Our field is more important than ever: Reflections on the annual conference of the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

2017-01-14T16:31:21+00:00

by Alina Baluch, Associate Director of the Centre for the Study of Philanthropy & Public Good The 45th annual ARNOVA conference was held in Washington, DC from 17-19 November 2016. [...]

Our field is more important than ever: Reflections on the annual conference of the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)2017-01-14T16:31:21+00:00

Community philanthropy: equality, equity and inclusiveness?

2017-01-14T16:39:22+00:00

On the shelf of philanthropic playthings, community philanthropy sits like a teddy bear. Next to the die-cast action figures of scientific and venture philanthropy, it feels soft, flexible and comforting; [...]

Community philanthropy: equality, equity and inclusiveness?2017-01-14T16:39:22+00:00