beseeched parents to monitor children to prepare for the BECE and nothing else.
The Bridgespan Group's new report, 'Bold Philanthropy in India: Insights from Eight Social Change Initiatives', highlights the efforts of bold philanthropists
who are working to eliminate tuberculosis in India, lift millions of rural farmers irreversibly out of poverty, dramatically improve learning outcomes, and help the nation's municipal services keep pace with a rising urban population, among other challenges.
The organisers of the annual award held at the Mauve 21 event centre, Ibadan disclosed that the Female Philanthropist
category was a competitive award as the woman picked the honour ahead many other prominent women for her contributions to sports, child support, poverty alleviation, media and education.
Since 2008, the annual Forbes list has featured not only philanthropists
who have made the news with their donations in the past year but also those with a long record of supporting worthy causes.
Aseefa Bhutto Zardari also visited the ailing philanthropist
on Saturday and spent time with orphans at the Edhi home in Clifton.
"We aim for our 2010 Philanthropy Report to be an excellent tool in highlighting Merseyside's giving past, as well as being a platform to draw attention to the next generation of philanthropists
who continue to achieve positive social change in our communities."
How do we get more philanthropists
to think like the American physician?
Stephens, the Little Rock financier and philanthropist
, will be honored Nov.
In the October issue of George magazine, Ifill wrote that the openly gay philanthropist
should "unpack his bags." In this election year the White House views Hormel's role as martyr to GOP intolerance as more valuable than that of ambassador, she said in the article, adding that "Luxembourg is not exactly a critical post."
Thanks to New York philanthropist
Virginia Gilder, we have a glimpse of a possible grand compromise in Albany's Giffen Memorial Elementary.
Kwame Edusie-Bawauh, a former Ghana Ambassador to the United States of America, a physician, business executive and philanthropist
who concerns himself with youth development, women and children empowerment, performed the presentation.