July 28, 2016
Good Data Grants announced two new grant programs focused on the role of digital data and infrastructure to improve decision-making in philanthropy.
March 9, 2016
Faculty Co-Director Rob Reich was named among the most influential scholars in shaping education policy.
November 16, 2015
Research fellow Christian Seelos appeared on Philosophy Talk to discuss. Listen here.
October 28, 2015
The audio recording of our Getting Beyond Better event with Sally Osberg is now available online.
September 25, 2015
Faculty Co-Director Rob Reich was reappointed as a Bass Fellow, recognized for extraordinary contributions to undergraduate education at Stanford.
August 31, 2015
Faculty Co-Director Paul Brest will teach a free online course, Essentials of Nonprofit Strategy, this fall. Details are here.
August 1, 2015
Several PACS-affiliated scholars weighed in on Effective Altruism for a special feature in the Boston Review.
July 24, 2015
PACS postdoctoral fellow Emma Saunders-Hastings awarded prestigious Harper Fellowship.
June 22, 2015
Kim Meredith gave remarks for Growing the Impact Economy Summit at the Presidio Institute.
March 25, 2015
Fellow Nadia Roumani receives Auburn University’s “Lives of Commitment Award.”
December 2, 2014
Stanford PACS “has been the perfect incubator for #GivingTuedsay,” says movement founder Henry Timms in Forbes magazine post.
October 23, 2014
Faculty Codirector Rob Reich quoted in “How Investment Firms are Changing Philanthropy” (New Yorker Magazine).
September 29, 2014
Board Chair Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen and her massive open online course featured in the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
September 23, 2014
Lucy Bernholz was interviewed by the Hewlett Foundation.
September 18, 2014
Text on Techs blog featured our 2014 Ethics of Data conference.
August 04, 2014
Lucy Bernholz on how philanthropy is changing in the digital age.
July 28, 2014
This article discusses how PACS scholar Amanda Greene is using ancient philosophy to understand current political debates.
June 12, 2014
PACS postdoctoral fellow Yan Long is one of only two recipients of the 2014 ASA Dissertation Award.
June 11, 2014
PACS visiting scholar Lucy Bernholz awarded a residency fellowship from Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center to research digital civil society.
April 3, 2014
PACS researchers Johanna Mair and Christian Seelos to present at the Berlin Peace Innovation Lab on innovation.
April 2, 2014
Paul Brest and Lucy Bernholz are cited about setbacks for the effective philanthropy movement.
March 20, 2014
PACS visiting scholar Charles Kiedan presented a comparsion between UK and French philanthropy at the ESSEC.
March 5, 2014
PACS impact investing event featured on Maximpact here.
February 4, 2014
PACS Faculty Director Paul Brest curates a new online series on strategic philanthropy.
September 3, 2013
PACS Faculty Director Rob Reich authors a New York Times Op-Ed, “Not Very Giving“.
July 1, 2013
Executive Director Kim Meredith was interviewed for the Innov8Social blog.
June 10, 2013
Rob Reich was cited in an article on quantitative philanthropy which appeared in the Reuters service.
May 30, 2013
Johann Mair’s paper, “Building inclusive markets in rural Bangladesh: How intermediaries work institutional voids” has been chosen as a finalist for the Academy of Management Journal‘s Best Article Award for 2012
April 12, 2013
PACS course gives students real world experiences with philanthropy
January 28, 2013
November 27, 2012
It’s time to fix the charitable deduction – Fortune (featuring Faculty Co-Director Rob Reich)
October 31, 2012
PACS Advisory Board member John Goldman is featured in the new SF Business Times Giving Guide.Goldman takes final bow at symphony (paywall)
October 5, 2012
Christian Seelos and Johanna Mair’s article has been chosen as the “publication of the month” by the European Venture Philanthropy Association –
Innovation Is Not the Holy Grail
September 1, 2012
Data-first philanthropy – Alliance Magazine (article by PACS Visiting Scholar Lucy Bernholz)
Theater of the Oppressed: Empowering Homeless Women – Music and Arts in Action | Volume 4 | Issue 1 (article by PACS student Elizabeth Woodson)
June 9, 2012
Sweetened Charity – The Economist
June 7, 2012
Stanford Students Practice Real Philanthropy – San Francisco Chronicle | Business Report
May 24, 2012
The Service Patch – New York Times
April 25, 2012
Rove V. Gibbs – Stanford Review
Rove V. Gibbs – Stanford Daily
April 2, 2012
New Stanford center opens doors at Peking University
March 16, 2012
Backlash Aside, Charities See Lessons in a Web Video
February 27, 2012
Lack of oversight, increased number of nonprofit groups complicate giving to veterans’ charities
February 10, 2012
February 5, 2012
December 27, 2011
December 23, 2011
December 21, 2011
Giving circles: Maximize Your Giving Potential By Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen – The Washington Post
December 18, 2011
Rebooting Philanthropy in Silicon Valley – New York Times
December 8, 2011
November 28, 2011
“Ethics and Inequality” by Rob Reich and Debra Satz – Boston Review
November 19, 2011
Charity 2.0? Silicon Valley reinvents philanthropy – Christian Science Monitor
November 13, 2011
“Philanthropy Expert’s New Book Spotlights Ordinary Donors’ Stories” spotlighting Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
October 31, 2011
A Broader Mix of Players (Sh’ma) – The New Social Economy
October 28, 2011
A New Kind of Giving – Huffington Post
October 28, 2011
Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen – interview with Mercury News
August 17, 2011
Philanthropy Gains Eager Followers in B-Schools – Business Week
August 3, 2011
June 11, 2011
Honor the Stanford mission, be of value to society, urges Reich – Stanford News
May 31, 2011
My Three Favorite Things About Stanford – Huffington Post
April 19, 2011
January 5, 2011
Do Home Schoolers Deserve a Tax Break? More Oversight Is Needed – New York Times
September 9, 2010
May 17, 2010
“Disrupting Philanthropy: Changing the Rules” is the focus of PhilanTopic Blog
Bruce Sievers, Visiting Scholar writes about “The Holy Grail of Impact,” – Alliance Magazine
January 14, 2010
Lucy Bernholz, Visiting Scholar is quoted in The Chronicle of Philanthropy
January 3, 2010
Rob Reich is quoted in The New York Times
December 29, 2009
Debra Meyerson is quoted in The New York Times
December 22, 2009
December 20, 2009
Rob Reich is quoted in the newsobserver.com
December 13, 2009
Rob Reich and Lucy Bernholz radio interview on City Visions
December 5, 2009
Rob Reich report is interviewed for article in The New York Times
Lucy Bernholz releases new report, “Disrupting Philanthropy: Technology and the Future of the Social Sector”
Rob Reich releases new report, “Anything Goes: Approval of Nonprofit Status by the IRS”
September 4, 2009
Rob Reich’s Food and Politics course featured in The Stanford Report
August 6, 2009
Rob Reich quoted in The Economist
Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen featured in San Francisco Magazine
May 13, 2009
Rob Reich pictured in The Stanford Report moderating an event with George Schultz
February 26, 2009
Rob Reich quoted in The Chronicle of Philanthropy
February 12, 2009
PACS Seminar with Patty Stonesifer in The Stanford Daily
PACS in Stanford Magazine
August 22, 2008
Rob Reich quoted in The Chronicle of Philanthropy
PACS in Interaction Quarterly
February 27, 2008
Malka Kopell’s commentary on civic engagement in Palo Alto Weekly Online
February 3, 2008
January 24, 2008
Donors Overestimate Their Antipoverty Giving – Stanford
November 8, 2007
New Philanthropy Center Opens at Haas – Stanford
August 22, 2007
Haas Visiting Scholar Bruce Sievers quoted in The Christian Science Monitor