philanthropy http://kalw.org en The Spot 3.13.14 T-shirt philanthropy & MOOCs http://kalw.org/post/spot-31314-t-shirt-philanthropy-moocs-0 <p>Stanford Storytelling Project:<a href="http://ssp-stories.s3.amazonaws.com/season4/403/2.mp3"> <strong>"How Not to Give"</strong></a> The story of an entrepreneur who wanted to give one million t-shirts to Africa.</p><p>Youth Radio podcast: <strong><a href="http://ssp-stories.s3.amazonaws.com/season4/403/2.mp3">“A Critical Look at MOOCs -- Massive On-Line Courses”</a></strong></p><p></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 21:21:29 +0000 Matt Martin 40863 at http://kalw.org The Spot 3.13.14 T-shirt philanthropy & MOOCs Today on Your Call: What do you want to know about the Gates Foundation? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-do-you-want-know-about-gates-foundation <p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 07:07:54 +0000 Malihe Razazan 33423 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What do you want to know about the Gates Foundation? Giving Out: Philanthropy still low in current tech boom http://kalw.org/post/giving-out-philanthropy-still-low-current-tech-boom <p></p><p>Less than 5 percent of LGBT people give directly to LGBT causes. Why is that? In the midst of another tech boom, why do Bay Area non-profits -- gay <i>and</i> straight -- still struggle?&nbsp; How might they tap into the “new <i>young</i> money”?&nbsp; How much can social media help?&nbsp; <a href="http://giveout.razoo.com/story/Out-In-The-Bay-Gay-Radio-From-San-Francisco" target="_blank">Give OUT Day</a>, a new national experiment in online giving for LGBT causes, debuts May 9.&nbsp; Eric Jansen's expert guests on Out in the Bay are Jodi Schwartz of LYRIC, a non-profit serving queer and questioning youth in San Francisco for more than 20 years; Roger Doughty of Horizons Foundation, the Bay Area’s LGBT foundation; and Noris Chavarría of Bolder Giving, creator of <a href="http://giveout.razoo.com/story/Out-In-The-Bay-Gay-Radio-From-San-Francisco">Give OUT Day</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp; Thu, 02 May 2013 02:00:17 +0000 Eric Jansen 26568 at http://kalw.org Giving Out: Philanthropy still low in current tech boom