Category: Philanthropy

The Worse You See the More You Will do!

”You have to go to these places and let your heart break”. Watch Bill & Melinda Gates share their experiences in fighting poverty and disease in this interview with Charlie Rose and why, in...

What to Make of the Latest Clinton Gate?

The fight over the White House has triggered a huge $h*! storm for the Clinton Foundation. The allegations range from pay-to-play politics (85 of the 154 private citizens who managed to meet or speak with...

What Happened to the Made in Africa Foundation?

In 2012 Ozwald Boateng (a UK fashion designer from Ghanaian decent), Hassan Kimbugwe and Chris Kimbugwe founded the Made in Africa Foundation; a UK non-profit organisation established to assist the development of the African continent...

American Generosity Peaks in 2015

According to a report released by the Giving USA Foundation, which conducts research and education on philanthropy, Americans are donating more money to charity than ever before as total charitable donations from individuals, estates,...

Is The Gates Foundation to Big?

The headline has probably caught many by surprise. How can anyone call for an international investigation and a public inquiry into one of the biggest philanthropists of all time?!? Well, in January the Global Justice...

2016 BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index

BNP Paribas Wealth Management, together with Forbes Insights, released new research into the giving habits of wealthy philanthropists. The report, BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index 2016, analyzes individual giving in Europe, the United States, Asia...

The Defining Moment For Gates

Bill Gates is perhaps one of the most well-known and generous philanthropists this world has seen! Yet some may wonder what it is that inspired Gates to become so involved with philanthropy. Thanks to...

The Million Dollar Donors Report 2014

The Million Dollar Donors Report 2014 has been released yearly since 2008 by the renowned private bank Coutts in association with the University of Kent. Coutts initially solely analysed Million Pound Donations from British...