Jul - Sep, 2008
Q&A: David Gergen
James A. Phills Jr. |
Stanford Social Innovation Review
James Phills interviews former presidential advisor David Gergen about his desire for the federal government to champion social entrepreneurship.
Superintendent of New Orleans watched by other city schools
Greg Toppo |
This article describes the challenges facing New Orleans Public Schools after Hurricane Katrina, and highlights how organizations like New Leaders for New Schools are mobilizing resources to help.
Some Nonprofits Push for Increased Federal Involvement
Philip Rucker |
The Washington Post
Philip Rucker explains why social entrepreneurs envision a new way for the federal government and nonprofit groups to work together to maximize the impact of American generosity.
Ambassadors urge Phelps, others to give to Olympic charity program
Christine Brennan |
Christine Brennan reports on how more than a dozen Olympic athletes came together during the Beijing Olympic Games to support Right to Play at a benefit auction.
College Summit encourages low-income high school seniors with average grades
Carla Rivera |
Los Angeles Times
In this article, Carla Rivera profiles College Summit and highlights how the program is helping young minorities apply to and get into college.