Civic Engagement Grant News

Selected civic engagement grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

TOMS Moves Beyond One for One Model to Further Innovate Impact

Grant Trahant speaks with Amy Smith, Chief Giving Officer at TOMS in Episode 30 of the Disruptors for Good podcast. In a fireside chat, Amy shares with Grant the future of TOMS philanthropy and its...more

Entrepreneurs Discuss the Benefits of Impact Investing at Emory University

Emory Impact Investing Group (EIIG) hosted a panel attended by students, faculty, and Atlanta community members, at Emory University's Goizueta Business School. The event discussed the challenges and...more

Partnering with Embassies to Spur Global Social Entrepreneurship

John Heffern, Ambassador to Armenia and Affiliate Fellow at the Beeck Center for Social Impact, addresses public-private partnerships as a solution to jumpstart innovation, inclusiveness,...more

Civic Engagement: Themes & Lessons

Stefanie Le, a research assistant and writer at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, contributes a literature review distillation on civic engagement material that focuses on...more

Civic Engagement Goes Vral when Young Voices Turn to Social Media

In a guest post by Joseph South, Chief Learning Officer for the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), tackles how digital tools have spawned a new kind of citizenship among youth....more

George Soros' Explains Political Philanthropy'
Foundation: Open Society Foundations

George Soros, one of the world's wealthiest philanthropists, explains his belief in 'political philanthropy' through his autobiography. His autobiography features his early years, experiences in...more

Can 'Venture Philanthropy' Help Solve Social Issues?

Deirdre Mortell, CEO of the Social Innovation Fund, explains why she feels her 'innovation-first' philanthropy philosophy is the way to combat social issues. In this article, Mortell shared her...more

UN Chief Urges World to Embrace Transformation to a Carbon-Neutral World by 2050

Antonio Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, talks at a COP25 climate action event that is focused on greener jobs. According to Guterres, the answer to climate change lies in transforming...more

13 Things You Ought to Know Before Considering Social Investment

In a Good Finance blog, it tackles a "no-nonsense lesson" in social investment, with 13 things that people should know before considering social investing. Emily Parrett, who writes the Good...more

Ai-jen Poo on Her Vision for Universal Family Care

Ray Suarez sat down with Ai-jen Poo, leading labor activist and the founder of National Domestic Workers Alliance, at the 2019 Skoll World Forum to talk about the future of work in the age of...more




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