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Country music legend, Dolly Parton talks about the backstory behind "Coat of Many Colors".
"It was a good life, we didn’t know we was poor until some smart Alec got up and told us so," says singer Dolly Parton on her upbringing.
"I think there's always the 'good ol' boy' syndrome when it's a girl in business," Dolly Parton tells CNBC, when talking about her early start in the music industry.
Dolly Parton may be a successful businesswoman and global country music megastar, but the cause she’s truly passionate about supporting is the gift of literacy.
Derek Jeter, five time World Series champion, discusses his partnership with Telisa Yancy of American Family Insurance. It is a perfect fit for me, says Jeter. And Jeter talks about the launch of his own media company and his desire to help the game of baseball grow. I'll always be a Yankee, he says.
Asian Venture Philanthropy Network CEO Naina Subberwal Batra explains that the platform deploys capital to the social sector based on VC principles.
CareBOX touts a mission-driven business model that combines the power of crowdfunding with the simplicity of a gift registry.
Former Mayor of New York Mike Bloomberg, discusses the presidential race, at the BTIG Charity event.
CNBC's Bob Pisani speaks to Shaquille O'Neal, at the BTIG Charity Day, about raising money for Odessa Chambliss Quality of Life Fund, and his new sports ventures.
Wall Street is going the extra mile to win hearts and minds by plowing hundreds of millions into a wide gamut of community projects.
Alexandre Mars established the Epic Foundation in 2014, a nonprofit which hopes to disrupt philanthropy by offering tools that will enhance how donors select, monitor and experience their impact.
Data has always been key to philanthropy, knowing about donors helps tailor campaigns. So will the age of Big Data change things even more?
From fashion to philanthropy, model and TV presenter Jodie Kidd is involved in a new project that aims to make paying and giving easier: "Donate the Change".
ShareTheMeal is an app developed for the World Food Programme that enables people to donate easily via their mobile phone, and help eradicate hunger by 2030.
Sandy Weill, Citigroup chairman emeritus and former CEO, and his wife Joan discuss their $185 million gift to the University of California, San Francisco for neuroscience research. They believe that this is the decade that neuroscience catches up to other progress in similar sciences. Sandy Weill also weighs in on the financial sector and the prospects for Citigroup.
Sandy Weill, Citigroup chairman emeritus and former CEO, and his wife Joan discuss their $185 million gift to the University of California, San Francisco for neuroscience research.