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Chelsea Clinton Seeks Input from Clinton Foundation Stakeholders

New York, N.Y.  December is an amazing month. It’s festive and celebratory while also contemplative as we reflect on the past year and imagine the year ahead.  We were pleased to receive this Questionnaire from The Clinton Foundation and share it with you.  Chelsea Clinton chatting with Jim Luce at the 2013 Pratham benefit on the […]

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Hillary Clinton, Bette Midler, Michael Kors at God’s Love Gala

New York, N.Y.  Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was presented with the first-ever Michael Kors Award for Outstanding Community Service by Michael Kors and Anna Wintour. Upon receiving her award, Clinton spoke about the unique quality of Americans to solve problems as a community and the increased importance of giving in this time […]

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Gregorian Honored with “Vartan’s Way” in Andrew’s Carnegie Park

Dunfermline, Scotland.  Part of a park donated by Andrew Carnegie to the people of Scotland will be named after Vartan Gregorian, President of Carnegie Corporation of New York and a leading steward of the noted philanthropist’s legacy. Some 250 people are expected to attend the Oct. 14 ceremony dedicating a pathway as “Vartan’s Way” at […]

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All-New Heifer.org Shows Path to Power Over Poverty

Little Rock, AR   Heifer International—a global development nonprofit focused on ending hunger and poverty—today celebrates the launch of its newly designed website at www.heifer.org. This fresh and compelling communications tool connects all supporters with clear calls to action and infographics that illustrate the impact Heifer programs have on the struggling farmers Heifer supports around the […]

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New Report Highlights Children as Philanthropic Force

New York, N.Y.  A new United Nations Foundation report highlights children as a philanthropic forces, echoing the J. Luce Foundation‘s support of young global leadership as a way of connecting goodness.  The report spotlights three non-profit organizations working with children: Shot@Life, Girl Up, and Nothing But Nets. “Princesses Racing” to Give Kids a Shot@Life. “How can I raise […]

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World Youth Initiative: Tomorrow’s Leaders, Solving Today’s Issues

New York, N.Y.  Last fall, teen philanthropist Isaac J. Kassin was awarded our James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation’s coveted Luce Leader 2012 Award for his work in philanthropy, including his signature fund within our foundation. Accepting the award at a gala at the law firm of Skadden Arps, 17-year old Isaac made an impassioned speech with […]

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J. Luce Foundation: Banner Year for Supporting Young Global Citizens

New York, N.Y.  2012: Luce Leaders, Luce Awards, Million Dollar P.R. Packages, work in India, Afghanistan, Haiti – as well as Africa and the Americas. Help us end the year! Personal NoteWith an all-volunteer staff, donated space, free social media, and Global Advisers helping us fulfill our mission of Supporting Young Global Leadership, our foundation […]

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Give Corps: Philanthropy for the People

A conversation on philanthropy and entrepreneurship with Give Corps CEO, Jamie McDonald. Photography by Theresa Keil Baltimore, MD.  Give Corps, a visionary tech startup, seeks to democratize and change popular perceptions about philanthropy. Often when we think of philanthropists we imagine affluent individuals or corporations that gift large sums of money. The notion that most individuals […]

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Dancing Desire: Rovaco Dance Company Presents KAMA (Review)

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