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Habitat CEO Jonathan Reckford helps build a home in Atlanta, Georgia. | Courtesy
October 26, 2015

How the Habitat for Humanity CEO Moved Beyond Houses

During his tenure, Jonathan Reckford has pushed the nonprofit into advocacy, disaster relief, and sustainability.


Mother helps daughter with homework during breakfast
August 21, 2015

An Organization Builds a Technological Bridge Between Parents and Teachers

An innovator looks outside the classroom to reduce the educational achievement gap.

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February 1, 2010

What Happens When Consumers Stereotype Nonprofits and For-profits?

How we perceive for-profit and not-for-profit organizations can affect how both groups do business.
August 1, 2009

Foster a More "Giving" Identity to Rouse Donors and Volunteers

A study looks at the relationship between self-image and charitable giving.
September 1, 2008

Should Charities Ask for Time Before Money?

A new study shows that asking potential donors to make an emotional connection first can ultimately lead to greater financial giving.
March 1, 2008

American Symphonies Often Spend More Than They Earn

A scholar's research suggests that a best-practices review including cost-cutting measures would help.
March 1, 2008

Changing Recruitment Opens More Boards to Women

Stanford GSB graduates at Women's Initiative Network (WIN) encourage women to join boards and expand their networks.
September 1, 2007

A Brand Is a Promise to a Customer

A strong brand personality can help nonprofits attract more support for their mission.
June 27, 2007

To Increase Charitable Donations, Appeal to the Heart, Not the Head

A study explores what makes people more likely to be generous.
June 1, 2007

Who Is Paying for Uninsured Medical Patients?

A scholar says the costs of caring for uninsured or indigent patients don't impose a heavy burden on private health care costs.