The Chronicle of Philanthropy

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The Chronicle of Philanthropy
TypeBiweekly newspaper
Owner(s)The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc.
EditorStacy Palmer
Founded1988
LanguageEnglish
Headquarters1255 Twenty-Third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037
Circulation25,875 (December 2012)[1]
ISSN1040-676X
Official websitephilanthropy.com
 
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The Chronicle of Philanthropy
TypeBiweekly newspaper
Owner(s)The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc.
EditorStacy Palmer
Founded1988
LanguageEnglish
Headquarters1255 Twenty-Third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037
Circulation25,875 (December 2012)[1]
ISSN1040-676X
Official websitephilanthropy.com

The Chronicle of Philanthropy is a biweekly newspaper that covers the nonprofit world. Based in Washington, DC, it is aimed at charity leaders, foundation executives, fund raisers, and other people involved in philanthropy. The Chronicle of Philanthropy publishes 20 issues a year while updating its Web site daily.[2] It was founded in 1988 by editor Stacy Palmer.[3] It is owned by The Chronicle of Higher Education Inc., which also publishes The Chronicle of Higher Education, a weekly newspaper covering colleges and universities.

Research projects[edit]

The Chronicle of Philanthropy is involved in for research projects such as The Philanthropy 400, which annually ranks the nation's largest nonprofit groups based on the amount of money they raise,[4] and The Philanthropy 50, which ranks the individuals who give the most money to nonprofit groups each year.[5][6] According to a 2012 study by the Chronicle, the rich (those making over $100,000 a year) give a smaller share, averaging 4.2%, to charity than those poorer (between $50,000 - $75,000 a year), who give an average of 7.6%.[7][8]

Staff[edit]

The Chronicle of Philanthropy's editor is Stacy Palmer. Its assistant managing editors are Peter Panepento and Heather Joslyn.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "eCirc for Consumer Magazines". Alliance for Audited Media. December 31, 2012. Retrieved June 18, 2013. 
  2. ^ http://philanthropy.com/page/Help/234/
  3. ^ Cate Dody, "Who’s the Most Charitable of Us All? Celebrities Don’t Always Make the Cut", NY Times, September 10, 2007, http://www.nytimes.com/2007/09/10/business/media/10philanthropy.html
  4. ^ "America's Top Fundraising Charities", Huffington Post, October 18, 2011, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/18/charities-struggle-in-har_n_1015810.html
  5. ^ Mike Boehm, "America's 50 top philanthropists include 12 arts donors", LA Times, February 6, 2012, http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/culturemonster/2012/02/chronicle-philanthropy-top-arts-donors.html
  6. ^ Maria Di Mento and Caroline Preston, "College Benefactors Lead 'Philanthropy 50' Ranking of 2011's Top Donors", The Chronicle of Higher Education, February 6, 2012, http://chronicle.com/article/College-Benefactors-Lead/130680/
  7. ^ Frank, Robert (August 20, 2012). "The Rich Are Less Charitable Than the Middle Class: Study". CNBC. Retrieved February 21, 2014. 
  8. ^ Kavoussi, Bonnie. "Rich People Give A Smaller Share Of Their Income To Charity Than Middle-Class Americans Do". The Huffington Post. Retrieved February 21, 2014. 

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