Issue 244: Pre-Spring 2013

In This Issue


The Big Gift: Eugene Lang

Eugene Lang makes big $50 million donation to tiny Pennsylvania college.

Five Questions: John Wood

Trading in a suit and tie for a chance to change the fate of millions of children.

First Person: Nick Telesca

Building a pyramid of food, then tearing it down to feed the hungry.


Foundation 40

A look at some of the most impactful foundations today.


Cover Profile

Jacqueline Novogratz

By Nancy A. Ruhling

Jacqueline Novogratz isn’t investing in the market. She’s investing in people.

Tom Golisano

By Darren Gluckman

He created an indispensable business for your business, ran to be king of New York, and tried to buy the Dodgers. But you’ll probably remember Tom Golisano as the guy giving millions to help children.

Karen Spencer

By Alex Derry

Countess Karen Spencer is in a fight for children she hasn’t even met.

Richard Barth

By Nancy A. Ruhling

Richard Barth is the friendly face behind the fiercest educational movement in America.

Terry Ludwig

By Amanda Grant

Terri Ludwig gave it all up to get a life.

Matthew Teitelbaum

By Rena Godfrey

The late billionaire Ken Thomson gave it funding.Starchitect Frank Gehry gave it a new face. But the AGO’s director and CEO Matthew Teitelbaum gave it heart.

Robert Gallucci

By Darren Gluckman

What Robert Gallucci is doing with the billions at his disposal to figure out world peace.

Thomas Rollerson

By Scaachi Koul

Thomas Rollerson makes the impossible possible.


  • LV Welcomes Benoit-Louis Vuitton
  • VH1 Divas
  • Food Allergy Ball
  • Young Leadership Gala
  • Tower of Hope Gala
  • Eat Drink Give
  • Children at Heart Gala Dinner
  • Champagne and Caroling
  • charity: ball
  • The Noble Gift Gala
  • Pencils of Promise
  • Black Ball REDUX
  • Celebration of Dreams

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