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January 4, 2021

Inside Philanthropy: Meet 3 Founders Backing the Grassroots Opposition to Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

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December 10, 2020

Scott Wallace: Add 200 billion to the next stimulus package — at zero cost to taxpayers

Scott Wallace penned an op-ed in The Hill discussing options for economic and healthcare-focused pandemic recovery: “If there was a way to inject 20 percent more […]
July 7, 2020

WGF’s Scott Wallace Joins Global Citizen for Global Goal Live

June 10, 2020

NYT: Leading Foundations Pledge to Give More, Hoping to Upend Philanthropy

“An increasingly vocal network of charitable figures, lawmakers and others wants to pry that piggy bank open. The Patriotic Millionaires — a group of about 200 […]
May 29, 2020

WGF Statement on Violence and Systemic Racism Within Criminal Legal System

Wallace Global Fund stands against all forms of oppression and injustice. We condemn racism and white supremacy and recognize their long legacy in this country – […]
May 15, 2020

Philanthropy News Digest: Five Questions for Ellen Dorsey of Wallace Global Fund

Philanthropy News Digest spoke with Wallace Global Fund’s Ellen Dorsey about the fund’s decision-making process, the moral obligations of foundations in a time of crisis, and […]
May 12, 2020

Inside Philanthropy: It’s Time for an Emergency Charity Stimulus

Lawmakers are considering an “emergency charity stimulus” in order to unlock an additional $200 billion in charitable resources over the next three years. The temporary legislation […]
May 4, 2020

Scott Wallace: How To Trigger $200 Billion in Coronavirus Aid at No Cost to Taxpayers? Tap foundations.

If Congress could pump $200 billion into the economy at this time of unprecedented crisis without using a dime of taxpayer money, what politician of any […]
May 2, 2020

Poor People’s Campaign

The Poor People’s Campaign is leading the fight to take care of people and the planet by resisting the power of profit-driven corporations
April 30, 2020

The Chronicle of Philanthropy: How 25 Big Grant Makers Are Responding to the Covid Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic and a nearly stalled economy have prompted many foundations to make major changes in their grant making. Most visibly, at least 715 foundations […]
April 20, 2020

Ending Female Genital Mutilation

More than 200 million girls and women alive today have endured female genital mutilation (FGM). This dangerous and dehumanizing practice persists on every continent except Antarctica […]
April 16, 2020

Wallace Global Fund to Spend 20% This Year, Announces Poor People’s Campaign as 2020 Henry A. Wallace Award Recipient