Foundation Guide

A Tour of Our Global Community of Giving

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Based at the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) headquarters in in Rome, Italy, the FreeRice non-profit website uses the concept of gamification to help

Billionaires pledging to give away their fortunes within their lifetimes. The rise in crowd-funded charities. The use of social media, and ‘viral’ content to raise

The life of a celebrity may seem like a merry-go-round of parties, red carpet events and luxury home and vacations. Many celebrities though, use their

On December1, Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, announced the birth of their first child with the news that they would be

There is an increase in donations to charities and foundations during November and December each year. From Thanksgiving onwards there is a steady increase of

There is much written about popular foundations, the work they do and often the celebrity name behind the cause, but a foundation is more than

Philanthropy is on the rise across Asia and Russia. It’s not just a thing to be seen to be done, either. Some of the biggest

As a non-profit organization, it can be hard to get your message out and even harder to encourage donations, support and increase awareness. In a

With movements like ‘#Giving Tuesday’, people can give to charity over Thanksgiving and really make a difference in the lives of the less fortunate, on

There are millions of children around the world waiting to be adopted, and while adoption agencies in many countries place children in loving homes, it

How do donors ‘choose’ a charity? How much research do donors and sponsors do when trying to find a foundation or not-for-profit to bestow their

A viral campaign that had hundreds of thousands of people drenching themselves in icy water for a good cause… How many people actually understood the

Crowdfunding, the art of raising money by seeking smaller donations from a large pool of people, primarily through the internet, has changed the face not