The model minority myth fails to capture many of the realities faced by Asian American males today. We look at a new report by Asian American Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP) about the communities especially vulnerable.
Fidelity Charitable Trust reported a 17% growth in its donor-advised funds over the last four years. As one of the largest DAF managers in the country, its findings may be indicative of larger trends.
Dien Yuen reflects on lessons learned and ideas shared at the 2013 Pacific Northwest Global Donors Conference in Seattle.
A new report on the state of diversity in philanthropy was released today by the D5 (diversity over 5 years) coalition.
Grantcraft and the China Foundation Center have translated 31 philanthropic educational resources into English. Are these documents relevant to Chinese grantmakers? Will they be effective in growing the philanthropic practices of Chinese foundations?
The Women’s Philanthropy Institute at the Center for Effective Philanthropy at Indiana University has just released its third research report on women donors. The series, named Women Give, builds on a growing body of research about the role and behaviors of female philanthropists.
A new study by the National Center for Family Philanthropy highlights the growing use of family offices to manage the philanthropic giving of wealthy Americans. As private entities created to manage the investments, estates, and even businesses of a single family, these offices are increasingly including philanthropy in their repertoire as well.
Forbes released a list of 23 billion dollar philanthropists. Two of the 23 billion dollar philanthropists are from Asia.
Last week, the Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum was held in Washington, DC. The event was hosted by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. In her opening remarks, she focused on the Vietnamese diaspora and the work of OneVietnam Network.
Andy Ho shares his Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s remarks at the Global Diaspora Forum, hosted jointly by the State Department and USAID.