Total giving by the top 50 philanthropists in America dropped 30 percent last year to the lowest amount since 2010.» Read More
CNBC's Becky Quick talks to billionaire Bill Gates and rock star Bono about the ways they are looking to change the world.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has donated 290,000 shares of Facebook stock to a myriad of different charities.
Just eight years after being stranded on a boat, a penniless migrant is now reportedly a rich man.
This is what you need to consider if you are dedicating your billions to philanthropy, the FT reports.
Houston native, who won the largest jury award in history, was 90 years old.
The nonprofit organization behind Burning Man released a report last week, outlining its details and goals.
More women from Asia are entering the billionaire ranks and unlike their Western counterparts, they tend to be self-made, a survey found.
Would you be willing to take a pay cut if it meant a co-worker would keep his job?
Talking to children about giving is the most effective way to encourage philanthropy. Here are some ways your child can make an impact.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife are rewriting the rules of charitable giving, says Melissa Berman. Here's how they'll change the game.
The unusual structure Mark Zuckerberg created to give away his wealth may shield him from some of the typical requirements of charitable giving.
Eyebrows were raised after Mark Zuckerberg announced plans to donate Facebook shares to charity. Elevation Partners co-founder and Facebook investor Roger McNamee puts the donation in perspective.
CNBC's Robert Frank explains why Mark Zuckerberg is creating an LLC instead of a non-profit to help donate his wealth to charity.
Harvard Business School's Bill George and Yale School of Management's Jeff Sonnenfeld discuss Mark Zuckerberg's move to donate 99 percent of his Facebook shares to charity.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife announce the birth of their daughter Max and reveal plans to give away 99 percent of their Facebook shares to charity.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled Tuesday a charitable initiative to give away most of his company stake.
Science reveals kindness is indeed contagious, but there is a generational divide between donating time or money, according an NBC News poll.
These charities have the highest ratings because of the number of people they help worldwide, while maintaining stellar financial standards.
After the mass spending of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, this online campaign is encouraging people to give back, says USA Today.
Bill Gates announces a multi-billion dollar private sector coalition to fight climate change.