How one non-profit is helping single moms disrupt the cycle of poverty

Nirat | Istock | Getty Images It’s no secret the Covid-19 pandemic has been tough on millions of moms. Trying to juggle work amid ongoing child care uncertainties has left many mothers frustrated into the third year of the pandemic. While tough choices between work and parenting were a shock for middle- and upper-income women, … Read more

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A volunteer unloads aid donations for refugees from Ukraine in a school gym in Kroscienko, Poland, on Feb. 27, 2022. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images As the conflict between Russia and Ukraine intensifies, the humanitarian crisis is worsening, as well. More than half a million Ukrainians have fled the country since the fighting began … Read more

Eric Schmidt plans to give A.I. researchers $125 million

Eric Schmidt, former chairman and CEO at Google. John Lamparski | Getty Images Eric Schmidt, the former CEO of Google, is planning to invest $ 125 million into artificial intelligence research through his philanthropic Schmidt Futures venture. The funding, set to be administered through an initiative dubbed AI2050, will aim to support academics working on … Read more

Elon Musk donated over $5.7 billion in Tesla shares to charity in Nov

Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, stands in the foundry of the Tesla Gigafactory during a press event. year. Patrick Pleul | picture alliance | picture alliance | Getty Images Tesla chief executive Elon Musk donated a total of 5,044,000 shares in the world’s most valuable automaker to a charity from Nov. 19 to Nov. 29 last … Read more

First-generation Black wealth builders have to put themselves first

Klaus Vedfelt | DigitalVision | Getty Images The wealth gap between Black and white Americans has been persistent. That gap, of course, reveals the effects of accumulated inequality and discrimination. Despite certain gains in income and wealth for Black families in America, white families often have a net worth up to 10 times higher. Discriminatory … Read more

Melinda French Gates, MacKenzie Scott comment on the limits of philanthropy

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