The Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (PACS) is a global interdisciplinary research center and publisher of the Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR). Stanford PACS develops and shares knowledge to improve philanthropy, strengthen civil society, and address societal challenges. By creating a shared space for scholars, students, and practitioners, Stanford PACS informs policy and social innovation, philanthropic investment, and nonprofit practice.
November 12th, 2020
November 10th, 2020
The US 2020 elections have been fraught with challenges, including the rise of “fake news” and threats of foreign intervention...
November 4th, 2020
Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society is thrilled to announce the appointment of Carla Eckhardt as executive director. With...Read More
Sophia Pink, Michael Stagnaro, James Chu, Joe Mernyk, Jan Voelkel, Robb Willer
Johanna Mair and Nikolas Rathert
Paul Brest and Hal Harvey
Aaron Horvath, Christof Brandtner, and Walter W. Powell