Why Apple chief Tim Cook wants to give away his $1 billion fortune

By Eloise Keating. Originally published on Smart Company. Apple chief executive Tim Cook plans to become the latest business leader to give away his fortune. In an extended interview with Fortune magazine, the Apple leader said he will give away $US785 million – or $A1 billion – to charity after he pays for college for his [...]

March 27th, 2015|

Pledge 1% helps firms commit to philanthropy

By Nicholas King. Originally published on Corporate Philanthropy Report. Some might think that strategic corporate philanthropy is the provenance of established and well-heeled companies, but the truth is that any business—at any stage of its life cycle—can launch a tactical, multitiered giving program that incorporates cash, product and employee volunteerism, or some combination of these core [...]

March 1st, 2015|