Mapping Philanthropic Foundations’ Characteristics: towards an International Integrative Framework of Foundation Types

2018-12-18T09:47:29+00:00

Tobias Jung, Jenny Harrow and Diana Leat (2018), Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly (NVSQ), 47(5): 893-917 As philanthropic foundations take on increasingly prominent sociopolitical roles, the need for stronger conceptualizations [...]

Mapping Philanthropic Foundations’ Characteristics: towards an International Integrative Framework of Foundation Types2018-12-18T09:47:29+00:00

Philanthropy – unlocking corporate resources in Asia

2018-10-22T23:55:58+00:00

by Rob John, Associate of the Centre for the Study of Philanthropy & Public Good, Global Advisor to Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk), and Partner at Asiability. In 2012 I joined [...]

Philanthropy – unlocking corporate resources in Asia2018-10-22T23:55:58+00:00

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

Turning philanthropy sideways

2017-04-20T22:24:16+00:00

Following on from October's ESRC Seminar Philanthropy today? Philanthropy tomorrow? in St Andrews, Dr Susan Wilkinson Maposa wrote up her paper for the April 2017 edition of the Maecenata Observatorium series.  [...]

Turning philanthropy sideways2017-04-20T22:24:16+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

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

Philanthropy research roundtable June 2016

2016-12-23T13:33:18+00:00

Philanthropy Research: foundations, universities and research relationships Philanthropy research is emerging as a growing field of interest. Questions as to what constitutes philanthropy research and how it can best address and [...]

Philanthropy research roundtable June 20162016-12-23T13:33:18+00:00