Topic: Issues in Philanthropy
Stepping in to save French monuments without stepping on French pride.
Moving scholarship by and about women from margin to center.
What began as an attempt to find more job opportunities for historians went further and launched a new field.
The global conversation about women’s issues takes a big step forward.
How a new foundation helped one of America’s oldest youth organizations become more racially inclusive.
How a foundation provided the final ingredient to an era-defining novel.
The inside story of the study that first questioned binary sexuality and spurred outcry and controversy.
Is private wealth an obstacle to democracy? Fifty years ago, Congress thought so.
How a charismatic community activist from Watts challenged a foundation’s civil rights strategy.
An early twentieth-century foundation tried using its endowment to support for-profit projects that also would achieve a social goal.