Sharing Stories of Everyday Good

Anti-poverty programs partner together to lift families up

The GOOD+ Foundation invests its resources in more than 125 organizations to break the cycle of family poverty through the power of donated goods and services.

Understanding our past to move forward in our future

Harvard professor Dr. Elizabeth Hinton examines the persistence of poverty and racial inequality in the 20th century United States.

Investing in society

The last year has been extraordinary, with traditions upended and instability the norm. Overwhelmingly, however, businesses have emerged as a steadying force.

Amazon launches computer education program for underprivileged youth

The Amazon Future Engineer program is aimed at inspiring children and young adults to pursue a career in computer science, with a focus on youth from underserve...

Ballmer Group awards inaugural grants in Detroit metro area

The foundation's inaugural grants in southeast Michigan will support efforts to give children and families living in poverty a chance to improve their economic ...

Lichtenstein Foundation awards $5 million to archives of American art

The gift will create an endowment that supports efforts to process, digitize, and make available online material on art and artists from historically underrepre...

Corporate giving increased 15 percent between 2015 and 2017

An annual survey by CECP and the Conference Board found that charitable giving by the largest global corporations totaled $23.8 billion in 2017, with both total...

Advancing racial equity in America

Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, Professor of History and International Relations at American University, explores the history of racist ideas in America.

Wyss Foundation commits $1 billion for land and ocean conservation

Working with governments, the Wyss Campaign for Nature aims to conserve 30 percent of the planet in a natural state by the year 2030.......

Google launches 'AI for Social Good' initiative

AI for Social Good will apply core Google research and engineering efforts to AI projects with the potential to create positive societal impact.......

Making a name: why branding for nonprofits matters more than ever

Gaining recognition and appealing to new supporters in the vast landscape of social good organizations is no easy task. Cut through the noise with a strong bran...

Camp really is a place for everyone: reflections from a volunteer

Meet Elle Burrage, a volunteer who stumbled upon camp one evening at home in her living room and hasn't looked back since.