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Behind Denmark's Royal Foundations

Behind Denmark's Royal Foundations

Jakob Thomsen  |  December 6, 2018

Philanthropy helps the Royal House in Denmark maintain a relationship between monarch and people in the age of democracy, writes Thomsen....

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Commentary and Opinion

The Power of the Arts to Heal

The Power of the Arts to Heal

John Mullaney   |   November 29, 2018

John Mullaney, executive director of the Nord Family Foundation, highlights the role arts programming can play in addressing the trauma and sense of isolation suffered by children who have had Adverse Childhood Experiences and help them build resilience....

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Connections

2050 Today: Research and Strategies for Mid-Century Decarbonization
December 10, 2018
A report from the ClimateWorks Foundation highlights five approaches it believes are critical to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and limit global warming to under 2°C. The report, 2050 Today: Research and Strategies for Mid-Century Decarbonization (executive summary, 10 pages, PDF), outlines three low-carbon/decarbonization...
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NPO Spotlight

Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom

Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom

December 11, 2018

Launched in 2010 by the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC), the School Nutrition Association Foundation, the National Education Association Foundation, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, Breakfast in the Classroom works to improve child nutrition and educational outcomes by providing breakfast in the classroom to public school students....

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On the Web

AirVisual Map
December 5, 2018

A product of AirVisual (now IQAir), the AirVisual Map uses artificial intelligence and Internet of Things technologies to deliver real-time air-quality data and forecasts for ten thousand locations around the globe....

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Off the Shelf

You Can't Be What You Can't See: The Power of Opportunity to Change Young Lives

You Can't Be What You Can't See: The Power of Opportunity to Change Young Lives

September 27, 2018
Milbrey W. McLaughlin (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Education Press, 2018)

You Can't Be What You Can't See is an in-depth look at the root causes of poverty in one urban community and an inspiring guide for anyone interested in starting or working for an out-of-school time program that really makes a difference....

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