Sunday, February 25, 2018

A few days ago, popular Amazon Chief Executive, Jeff Bezos, posted a “request for ideas” on his philanthropy strategy on twitter. Continue reading…

Mohammed Dewji, one of Africa’s billionaires and the founder of the Mo Dewji Foundation, recently signed the Giving Pledge – a commitment by the world’s wealthiest individuals and families to dedicate the majority of their wealth to giving back to society. Continue reading…

The United States has played a critical role in providing development funding to the African continent. Continue reading…

The world is paying much closer attention to millennials – in business, politics, and even, in philanthropy. This trend is largely because of the population, reach, clout, and giving patterns of millennials. Continue reading…

An enabling environment is critical for philanthropy to thrive. In East Africa, stable political climates and increasing economic partnerships between Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda created the necessary optimism and goodwill to bring philanthropic organizations together. Continue reading…

Since 1974, the United Nations has celebrated World Environment Day to advocate for the need to protect our habitat – earth. Continue reading…

The Osei-Kusi Foundation was recently awarded ‘The Philanthropic Foundation of the Year’ at the 2017 Philanthropy Excellence Award in Ghana. Continue reading…

The Internet and Social Media has become a huge part of our lives. Continue reading…

Forty-four percent (44%) of Nigeria’s population is aged 14 years and younger and this adolescence bulge is poised to increase to 73 million by 2020. Continue reading…

According to the World Health Organization, the incidence of Down syndrome is around 1 in 1000 births globally. Continue reading…