• Featured Story

    Unbound Philanthropy, Nathan Cummings Explore Pop Culture for Social Change

    Pop culture is changing and influencing public opinion at a rate never seen before....Read More

  • Featured Story

    Clark Foundation Illustrates Grantmaking for a Rainy Day

    The need for (and absence of) reserves just to manage day-to-day cash flow became overwhelmingly apparent among several of The Clark Foundation’s grantees...... Read More

  • Featured Story

    Sloan Foundation Supports Science on Screen Film Series

    BFS is one of only 23 independent non-profit cinemas from across the country awarded SoS grants to expand film and scientific literacy by creatively pairing screenings of films with lively presentations by local scientists... Read more

  • Featured Story

    JPB Foundation Measures Bike-Share Equity in the U.S.

    Low-income people and people of color are underrepresented in bike-share annual membership.... Read More

  • Featured Story

    Follow @NYPhilPost for More News

    The PhilanthroPost is on Twitter! Follow us at @NYPhilPost for even more news...Read more

Insights

Philanthropy Must Shift Power to Others
Friday, May 6, 2016

A philanthropist from on high will never reach down and “empower” a girl in Sierra Leone. That girl is inherently full of power and potential, and we should start by asking what stands in the way of her having a strong voice.

Rethinking Scholarships As a Force for Social Justice
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Stanford University made headlines recently when it announced a $400 million gift from Nike founder Phil Knight to support a new graduate scholarship program modeled after the elite Rhodes scholarships.

Editorial Board

Members of the Editorial Board advise PNY staff on topics and writers for the Opinions & Insights column and scan media coverage of relevant issues.