Could the social media silo shrink philanthropy?

The Giving Thought blog from Charities Aid Foundation has an interesting piece ‘Is technology making us care less about each other?‘, with a focus on the “siloing effect” of social media’s echo chamber. Could one of the key motivating factors in philanthropy be eroded: awareness of need?

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Philanthropists could unlock true potential of the arts

A new report from New Philanthropy Capital “explores the important role philanthropists have to play in ensuring the future of the arts, and outlines some considerations for anyone seeking to support an arts charity”. It also argues that there is an opportunity for funders to consider how their loyalty to the arts can achieve broader social outcomes.

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