News & Updates

Read the Wise Giving Wednesday blog each week to keep up to date on charity issues.

Mary Partin, Dan Marino Foundation video icon

In this episode of our Building Trust Series, Art Taylor speaks with Mary Partin of the Dan Marino Foundation. The Dan Marino Foundation works to empower individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities. Read our full report on the organization here,
Aug 10, 2021

Heart of Giving, Carylynn Larson video icon

In this episode, Dr Carylynn Larson, the Founder of Rock Recovery, discusses her personal journey and inspiring story of overcoming incredible obstacles and learning from her experiences. Rock Recovery is an organization dedicated to bridging gaps in eating-disorder treatment.
Aug 10, 2021

Heart of Giving Blog: Interview with Mesky Brhane - Innovation Meets Activism

In our first Heart of Giving Podcast blog post, we revisit our fascinating interview with Mesky Brhane, Practice Manager for the Urban, Resilience and Land Global Practice in Africa (East), The World Bank.
Aug 09, 2021

Carolyn Aldige and Lisa McGovern, Prevent Cancer Foundation video icon

In this episode of our Building Trust Series, we talk with Carolyn "Bo" Aldige and Lisa McGovern of the Prevent Cancer Foundation® and the Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program®. The Prevent Cancer Foundation® is the only U.S.-based nonprofit organization solely dedicated to cancer prevention and early detection. Its mission is to save lives across all populations through cancer prevention and early detection.
Aug 05, 2021

Heart of Giving, Eduardo Vilaro video icon

Our guest this week is Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director and CEO of Ballet Hispànico in New York City. Eduardo shares his journey from childhood Cuban immigrant in the Bronx to a leader and innovator in high-end performing arts. He also discusses his efforts to expand and diversify both his performers and audience while adapting a classical dance genre to 21st-century tastes and politics.
Aug 04, 2021

Wise Giving Wednesday: Charity Overboarding

It’s common practice for charities to invite prominent business executives and community leaders to serve on their governing boards.
Aug 04, 2021