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A woman waits with her child in clinic operated by Doctors without Borders in Zamfara | Reuters/Akintunde Akinleye
January 14, 2016
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Want Your Company to Have Impact? Ask These Four Questions

You need more than a good idea to change the world.

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A woman uses a computer in a lounge area | Reuters/Thomas Peter
March 8, 2016
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Nonprofits Are Not Immune From Data Breach Risks

Digital tools bring privacy challenges to social enterprises.

Latest Stories in Nonprofit

January 31, 2011
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Desegregating Advanced Placement Courses

Social Innovation fellow recruits potential achievers who are often overlooked.
January 1, 2011
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Frank Flynn: Pay What You Want Pricing and Charitable Giving

Creating opportunities for “shared social responsibility” — among companies, charities, and customers — will stimulate prosocial behavior.
January 1, 2011
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Nonprofits Must Change as Old Funding Models Decline

Particularly older organizations, such as Goodwill Industries, need to innovate to survive, nonprofit leaders told a Stanford GSB audience.
November 1, 2010
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Frank Flynn: Getting People to Give — And Give Generously

This quarter’s column looks at how charities get people to give — and give generously.
April 1, 2010
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Jonathan Reckford: Success Comes from Following My Faith and My Heart

Why the CEO of Habitat for Humanity left corporate leadership to lead the global nonprofit.
March 6, 2010
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Small Steps, Big Leaps Briefing: The Science of Getting People to Do the Right Thing

The Center for Social Innovation conference showcased how to use gentle nudges, subtle tweaks, and quiet prompts to summon better behavior.
March 1, 2010
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Can Oil Filters Improve Health Care?

Motorcycles can be a key to effective health care for millions of people across Africa.
February 9, 2010
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Peter Gleick: The Real Cost of Water We Use

The Pacific Institute leader says California is reaching a point where water used on crops costs more in ecological damage than it provides benefits.
February 1, 2010
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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
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Foster a More "Giving" Identity to Rouse Donors and Volunteers

A study looks at the relationship between self-image and charitable giving.