Google & NonProfits

  1. These 20 social enterprises and nonprofits just won Google’s AI Impact Challenge /// via: Fast Company
  2. Google’s new employee perk: paid sabbaticals to work for nonprofits /// via: Fast Company
  3. Google.org donates $2 million to Wikipedia’s parent org /// via: TechCrunch

NonProfit News

  1. What mapping every nonprofit in the U.S. tells us about the state of the industry /// via: Fast Company
  2. This business credit card for nonprofits helps charities reward themselves /// via: Fast Company
  3. California Becomes 1st State To Require Women On Corporate Boards /// via: NPR News
  4. Donations to charity plummeted last year (except from the super rich) /// via: Fast Company
  5. Why nonprofits should be courting entrepreneurs as donors /// via: Fast Company
  6. The top 50 charities and how much they actually donated last year /// via: Business Insider
  7. GuideStar and the Foundation Center are merging to form the definitive nonprofit transparency organization /// via: Fast Company
  8. Donations to charity peaked in 2017, now they’re in a downward spiral /// via: Fast Company
  9. Stop trying to treat nonprofits “like a business” /// via: Fast Company

Donating Online

  1. Android users can now donate to charities through the Google Play Store /// via: TechCrunch
  2. AmazonSmile has raised $100 million for charity /// via: TechCrunch

Cool NonProfit Work

  1. How the Robin Hood Foundation is fighting a hunger emergency in New York caused by the shutdown /// via: Fast Company
  2. Her amazing nonprofit is helping children worldwide to walk—and run /// via: Fast Company
  3. This is how Sesame Street is tackling the rising number of kids in foster care /// via: Fast Company
  4. TED just raised $280 million for 8 world-changing projects /// via: Fast Company

Generous Pledges

  1. Chance the Rapper Pledges $1 Million to Chicago Mental Health Services /// via: Pitchfork Media – News
  2. Billionaire pays off student debt of Morehouse College’s entire graduating class /// via: Axios
  3. MacKenzie Bezos pledges to give away more than half her $37B fortune to charity and philanthropy /// via: TechCrunch

XPRIZE Winners

  1. Teams autonomously mapping the depths take home millions in Ocean Discovery Xprize /// via: TechCrunch
  2. XPRIZE names two grand prize winners in $15 million Global Learning Challenge /// via: TechCrunch
  3. XPRIZE seeks high-tech solutions to California’s fire problems /// via: TechCrunch