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The Bill Gates and Big Philanthropy Problems—And Ours
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, United Nations Foundation

Bill Gates may be the world's richest man, but that doesn't mean he's aphilosopher in the traditional sense. In a new book, conservative journalist Tim Schwab calls out the Microsoft co-founder...more

The VF Foundation Announces $8.3 Million in Community Investments, Highlighting Efforts in ...
Foundation: United Nations Foundation

"We are proud to invest in grantees who share our passion and vision for creating meaningful change in our core focus areas," says Gloria Schoch, executive director of the VF Foundation, the private...more

Initiative To Help Unlock $3 Trillion For Climate, Nature
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, United Nations Foundation, Open Society Foundations

"We are at a tipping point in our efforts to put the planet back on track to meet our climate ambitions," Klaus Schwab, executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, says. "To reach the speed...more

Women's Philanthropy Institute Announces Give to Women and Girls Day
Foundation: United Nations Foundation

Foundation, Philanos, Philanthropy Together, Vital Voices, Women Moving Millions, and women's and girls' nonprofit organizations nationwide. HOW...more

Growing American leadership on the Sustainable Development Goals - Brookings Institution
Foundation: Chicago Community Trust, United Nations Foundation

The event featured elected officials, young leaders, and leaders from philanthropy, business, and universities whose collective work on the...more

Experts Call on World Leaders to Commit to a Global Plan of Attack on COVID at Summit
Foundation: CDC Foundation, United Nations Foundation

More Than 60 Leading Organizations Across Civil Society, Academia, Philanthropy, Health, and Social Enterprise Define a 6-Point Plan to End the...more

Will our food break the climate or save it?
Foundation: United Nations Foundation

Ryan Hobert is the managing director for Climate and Environment at the United Nations...more

Tackling climate challenge through food and agricultural innovation
Foundation: United Nations Foundation

Ryan Hobert is the managing director for Climate and Environment at the United Nations...more

Biden Plans Big Pledge on US Emissions Cuts
Foundation: United Nations Foundation

The upcoming virtual Leaders Summit on Climate, which will open on Earth ... “The world is already experiencing the devastating impacts of climate ... climate crisis, including emissions...more

I need a philanthropist to help me
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Ford Foundation, United Nations Foundation

Philanthropy is about people giving their time, help and care to causes they ... Philanthropic activities come in many forms, some people choose...more



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Co-founders William Mann and David Mravyan devised the Sensimat during a mandatory project for their MBA at the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada. Sensimat is a device that helps manage and assess pressure among wheelchair users.




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