Rewriting the Rules of Philanthropy: A Conversation with Tonya Allen of the McKnight Foundation

Rewriting the Rules of Philanthropy: A Conversation with Tonya Allen of the McKnight Foundation

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.

Shaping Tomorrow’s Leaders: The Transformative Impact of Jim Clark at Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Shaping Tomorrow’s Leaders: The Transformative Impact of Jim Clark at Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Since 2012, Jim Clark has led Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), impacting 350,000 youths across 5,000 clubs. On “The Business of Giving,” he discussed BGCA’s history and its balance of local autonomy with national goals. Clark’s leadership focuses on mental health, inclusivity, and empowering youth in social justice. His emphasis on workforce readiness prepares young people for future challenges, demonstrating his innovative approach in the nonprofit sector.