Blog posts tagged with Technology

Fueling Innovation Through Competition

Fueling Innovation Through Competition

March 21, 2017

Countless ideas are abandoned because entrepreneurs could not find the proper funding or mentorship to build their idea from a mere thought to a reality. June Sugiyama, director of Vodafone Americas Foundation, reports that this is where the philanthropic sector is well positioned to take risks, and can help fill the gap by providing grants to new social impact ideas and start-ups.

REPLAY! Cracking the Funding Code: How Tech Gives

REPLAY! Cracking the Funding Code: How Tech Gives

July 9, 2015

Missed our panel on corporate philanthropy giving trends? Not to worry! We've got it on replay for you with a few interesting points marked for convenient viewing!

We were joined by:

Patty Nation, Director of Global Corporate and Community Engagement for Xilinx, Inc.

Cecily Joseph, Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and Chief Diversity Officer, Symantec Corporation

and Juliana Deans, Manager of Corporate Responsibility, Silicon Valley Community Foundation 

for an insider’s look at corporate philanthropy giving trends in Silicon Valley and the Greater Bay Area, particularly focusing on education funding trends.