Social Service/Public Welfare/Human Services

Study Pushes for More Transparency in Donation Pledges to Racial Equity
August 2, 2021 at 11:50 am

The joint PolicyLink-Bridgespan Group analysis, "Moving from Intention to Impact: Funding Racial Equity to Win," is calling for funders to be more transparent about where their proposed dollars went, as 94% of donors have yet to report data, which has made pinpointing the actual funding to racial equity efforts extremely difficult...

Reddit Thread Prompts More Than $200,000 in Donations to Foster Children Nonprofit
July 14, 2021 at 11:44 am

After a Reddit user posted to the Ask Reddit thread “What is something you've done purely out of the goodness of your heart but have not told anyone?" users shared an array of good deeds. All it took was user dartdoug’s mention of purchasing an 11-year-old foster child a bicycle for his birthday via One Simple Wish’s website to start a wave of support for the Trenton, New Jersey-based nonprofit...

‘I’m Speaking,’ Explained
March 18, 2021 at 11:39 am

A 2020 United Nations report notes that women lacked the political and human rights to protect their safety if they spoke up.