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The War on Philanthropy

By David Billet He is a kind of Society for th’ Prevention of Croolty to Money. If he finds a man misusin’ his money, he takes it away fr’m him an’ adopts it. —MR. DOOLEY Charity is said to be…
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Study Reveals Lack of Board Diversity

Patricia Marroquin–HispanicBusiness.com A new report states it in black and white: Color is lacking on the boards of directors of the 46 largest independent foundations in the United States. The Greenlining Institute has found that although a quarter of all…
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Providing Cellphones for the Poor

NYtimes.com By MATT RICHTEL John Cobb, 59, a former commercial fisherman who is disabled with cirrhosis of the liver and emphysema, lives in a studio apartment in Greensboro, N.C., on a fixed monthly income of $674. He has been hoping…
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Viewpoint: New Financial Values for Bankers and Consumers

American Banker  |  Wednesday, May 27, 2009 By Orson Aguilar and J. Alfred Smith Jr. A major transformation in banking is revolutionizing America’s approach to financial literacy. Some financial institutions, to their credit, such as Citigroup, have expended hundreds of…
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Foundations Lack Board Diversity, Says Report

The Chronicle of Philanthropy By Ian Wilhelm Foundations are failing to recruit diverse board leadership, with Hispanics being the most under represented compared to their growing number in American society, according to a new report.
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16th Annual Economic Summit Roundup

COPING WITH CRISIS | ADVANCING CHANGE Friday, April 3, 2009 Keynote Speakers Richard Davis, Chief Executive Officer, US Bank Randall Stephenson, Chief Executive Officer, AT&T Awardees Lifetime Achievement Award John C. Gamboa and Robert Gnaizda, Co-Founders, Greenlining Institute The Greenlining…
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Policy Group Questions Loans for Pfizer Deal

The New York  Times Cyrus Sanati Pfizer’s $68 billion acquisition of rival pharmaceutical maker Wyeth is drawing criticism over the $22.5 billion in loans Pfizer received from major Wall Street banks to help close the deal. The Greenlining Institute, a…
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