Harmonizing Generations: The Eisner Foundation’s Approach to Social Cohesion

Harmonizing Generations: The Eisner Foundation’s Approach to Social Cohesion

The Eisner Foundation was started in 1996 by Michael Eisner, then chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company and his wife, Jane, in order to focus their family’s philanthropic activities. The foundation identifies, advocates for, and invests in high quality and innovative programs that unite multiple generations for the enrichment of communities. And here to tell us more about this work is Trent Stamp, the President and CEO of The Eisner Foundation.

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.

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.

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.