“Philanthropy Innovation Summit 2019” Sept 17, 2019 at Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

The Philanthropy Innovation Summit is an invitation-only biennial event that convenes individual and family philanthropists to discuss strategic and impactful giving in a non-solicitation environment.

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New Blueprints – “Philanthropy and Digital Civil Society: Blueprint 2019” The Annual Industry Forecast by Lucy Bernholz

Philanthropy and Digital Civil Society: Blueprint 2019 is an annual industry forecast about the ways we use private resources for public benefit in the digital age....

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Consuelo Amat and Natalie Cadranel – Working with History’s Avengers at the Nexus of Academia and Grassroots Technology

How do the worlds of academic research, product development and activism intersect? Citizen journalists are using their phones to record...

November 19th, 2019

Building 200, Room 303

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Jay Hamilton – What is Computational Journalism? How Could it Better Support Democracy?

Prof. Jay Hamilton discusses his work at the Stanford Computational Journalism Lab, his recently published book, Democracy’s Detectives: The Economics...

November 5th, 2019

Building 200, Room 303

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In partnership with @perpetual_ltd, listen to the first episode of @PhilanthropyAus podcast featuring Paul Brest, Faculty Director of the Effective Philanthropy Learning Initiative (EPLI) @StanfordPACS on strategic philanthropy.

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In addition, this @voxdotcom article also features @StanfordPACS Faculty Codirector, @RobbWiller's research on how progressive #Election2020 candidates should build support beyond their base.

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Social Enterprises = Sharing Economy Organizations?

Johanna Mair, Nikolas Rathert and Georg Reischauer. The Business of Society Sep 2019.

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Nonprofit Goals, For-Profit Tactics

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Resolving the Progressive Paradox: Conservative Value Framing of Progressive Economic Policies Increases Candidate Support

Jan Voelkel and Robb Willer. “Resolving the Progressive Paradox: Conservative Value Framing of Progressive Economic Policies Increases Candidate Support.” SSRN Working Paper.

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“Philanthropy Innovation Summit 2019” Sept 17, 2019 at Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

The Philanthropy Innovation Summit is an invitation-only biennial event that convenes individual and family philanthropists to discuss strategic and impactful...

New Blueprints – “Philanthropy and Digital Civil Society: Blueprint 2019” The Annual Industry Forecast by Lucy Bernholz

Philanthropy and Digital Civil Society: Blueprint 2019 is an annual industry forecast about the ways we use private resources for public...

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The Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (Stanford PACS) develops and shares knowledge to improve philanthropy, strengthen civil society and effect social change. Stanford PACS connects students, scholars and practitioners and publishes the preeminent journal Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR).

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