Horizons Foundation http://kalw.org en 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