Raj Shah, the head of the Rockefeller Foundation, spent a career working on disaster response in the developing world. The coronavirus pandemic has put his focus on the U.S.
While lawmakers debate increasing the stimulus payments to $2,000, experts say it would make far more sense to give more money to the unemployed.
Fans in the theater world, including Matthew Broderick and Debra Messing, will appear in a Christmas Day telethon to try to save the West Bank Cafe.
MacKenzie Scott’s donations to colleges serving often overlooked students were a surprise — and potentially transformational.
Hayley Orlinsky, 7, has sold some 9,000 bracelets to raise money for Covid-19 equipment at the hospital that cared for her as an infant.
“She’s disrupting the norms around billionaire philanthropy by moving quickly,” an expert on charities said.
One of the richest women in the world devoted decades to preparing for a pandemic.