Impact University: Nonprofit

Nonprofits/Social Entrepreneurship

How the Red Cross Raised Half a Billion Dollars for Haiti ­and Built Six Homes >

Elliott, J. & Sullivan, L. (2015-06-03, ProPublica): "Even as the group has publicly celebrated its work, insider accounts detail a string of failures."

Nonprofits/Social Entrepreneurship

The Voluntourist’s Dilemma >

Kushner, J. (2016-03-22, The New York Times Magazine): Easing global poverty is an enormously complex task. To make so much as a dent requires hard, sustained work, and expertise. Even the experts sometimes get it wrong... If smart, dedicated professionals can fail to achieve lasting progress over a period of years, how then is an untrained vacationer supposed to do so in a matter of days?

Nonprofits/Social Entrepreneurship

With Charity For All: Why Charities are Failing and a Better Way to Give >

Ken Stern's critique of modern American charities reveals systematic flaws in the current nonprofit model that have led to sustained ineffectuality. Stern turns his biting review of charity into a veritable guidebook of reform for both individuals looking to donate and charities looking to improve.

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