News and Updates
Read the latest news about Robert F. Smith’s philanthropy as well as events and news concerning his thought leadership, philanthropic partners and charitable initiatives.
First-generation college student Mikayla Wallace aspires to increase diversity in the field of finance by spreading awareness of and education on financial literacy. Wallace deepened her passion through her internship with the Kresge Foundation’s Investment Office — an internship she discovered through the nonprofit organization Girls Who Invest.
Susan G. Komen® has created a new research platform where breast cancer patients and survivors can share their health data to improve breast cancer research and help develop new treatment methods.
Toy company, Melissa & Doug, is partnering with the National Park Foundation to create fun, purposeful and nature-inspired toys. The toys are inspired by the national parks’ vast landscapes, landmarks and wildlife.
Code.org, along with several other companies, is making history by helping to launch TeachAI, an effort that will help with the integration of artificial intelligence in education.
To kick off the United Negro College Fund’s 2nd Annual UNITE Summit for Black Educators, more than 1,000 college administrators, including 40 Historically Black College and University (HBCU) presidents, joined together in Atlanta, GA.
The Sphinx Organization has announced 15 recipients, which are various alumni of the program, for the 2023 MPower Artist Grants.