The Sillerman Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University
Massachusetts Former Gov. Deval Patrick appointed Margaret McKenna as the new chair of the Commonwealth’s Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Generous U is a national contest to increase awareness and involvement of students on college campuses about the importance and impact of philanthropy and philanthropic values. Eligible student groups are invited to compete for the $10,000 Sillerman Prize and the Generous U title. All application materials are due on Friday, March 13, 2015.
Heller MPP, MBA, and PhD candidates are invited to apply for the Sillerman Center internship program. Sillerman provides stipends for summer internships at a philanthropy, foundation, philanthropic advisory group or think tank.
A recent report released by the Heller School's Sillerman Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy, at Brandeis University, points to new insights into building a pipeline to create philanthropists. Claudia Jacobs blogs in the Huffington Post.
Can Giving Circles be a vehicle for democratizing philanthropy? Claudia Jacobs blogs in the Huffington Post.