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Combating Poverty in NYC: A Conversation with Robin Hood Foundation’s CEO

Combating Poverty in NYC: A Conversation with Robin Hood Foundation’s CEO

The Robin Hood Foundation is dedicated to combating poverty in New York City through a range of innovative and impactful initiatives. It stands out for a strategic approach to philanthropy, focusing on partnerships, technology, effective use of data, and direct community engagement to drive meaningful change. And here to discuss this with us is Richard Buery, the Chief Executive Officer of the Robin Hood Foundation.

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A Legacy of Change: The Impact of Jim Clark’s Leadership at Boys & Girls Clubs of America

A Legacy of Change: The Impact of Jim Clark’s Leadership at Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Jim Clark has led the Boys & Girls Clubs of America since 2012. He oversees a vast network of over 5,000 clubs that enrich the lives of 350,000 young people across the U.S. on a typical day. His tenure has been marked by significant strides in organizational restructuring and the launch of a forward-thinking strategy emphasizing three core areas: academic success, character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles.

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The McKnight Foundation: Leading Change with Vision and Innovation

The McKnight Foundation: Leading Change with Vision and Innovation

The McKnight Foundation is a Minnesota-based family organization committed to a future where both people and planet thrive. It addresses key issues like climate change, racial equity, and community enrichment in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region and beyond. And to discuss their work further, it’s a pleasure to have with us, Tonya Allen, the president of the McKnight Foundation.

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The Robin Hood Foundation: A Model for Impactful Philanthropy

The Robin Hood Foundation: A Model for Impactful Philanthropy

The Robin Hood Foundation, led by CEO Richard Buery, is at the forefront of fighting poverty in New York City with its strategic and data-driven approach. Utilizing tools like the benefit-cost calculator, the foundation ensures the effectiveness of each dollar spent. Balancing immediate relief with long-term initiatives, it also focuses on inclusivity, notably through the Power Fund, which supports organizations led by people of color. The foundation is also exploring the use of advanced technologies like AI to further enhance its philanthropic efforts, establishing itself as a model of innovative and impactful philanthropy.

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Radio Show Host, Speaker, Moderator & Executive Coach

Denver Frederick is the Host of The Business of Giving.

Each week he interviews nonprofit CEOs, corporate leaders, philanthropists and social entrepreneurs on the solutions that they are working on and investing in to make this a better world.

Denver is a Certified Professional Coach for leaders in the social sector. He is also a sought-after speaker on how to create healthy and robust corporate cultures in nonprofit organizations.