Endowment Funds

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In the Mail 4-25-14

Foundation provides scholarshipsEditor:Leisah Woldoff’s commentary, “The cost of a committed Jewish life” (Jewish News, April 11), highlights the financial obstacles confronting families that desire a rich Jewish life for their children – including Jewish ... [Published Jewish News of Greater Phoenix - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Foreign pension plans get aggressive on India

When Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec (CDPQ) teamed up with Oman's State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) to invest Rs 2,000 crore in engineering major Larsen & Toubro's (L&T) infrastructure development ... [Published Business Standard India - 23 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Bringing in donations requires personnel

Hospitals are dependent on donations to help offset huge operating expenses. And in this turbulent time of rising costs and shrinking reimbursements, they need all the financial kindness they can get. That’s why investing in philanthropy personnel is ... [Published Healthcare Finance News - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

This Arbor Day, I vote for trees

I've spent more than 40 years working for the great state of Idaho. After all this time, I continue to be amazed by our tremendous natural resources and all they do for the state.As secretary of state, I oversee the election process, facilitate business ... [Published Idaho Statesman - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Every major market event needs a story

BY FREDERICK SAIDE, PH.D. — The past couple of weeks I’ve been listening, watching, and reading about why the market is behaving unpredictably. Up today and down tomorrow every day a new narrative to hold our interest, change the way we see the world, ... [Published Home News Tribune - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Beckman High School launches capital campaign

DYERSVILLE, Iowa -- Beckman Catholic High School is in the midst of what is possibly the school's largest capital campaign.The $6.5 million Blazing Forward Capital Campaign will build endowment funds and enhance facilities, according to school and Beckman ... [Published TH Online - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Mixed results in private giving to Asia varsities

PRIVATE giving to higher education helps finance a university's operating budget and reduce future costs for the government and taxpayers. Unfortunately, the results are mixed for universities in Asia that are racing to emulate the success of their US ... [Published Business Times Singapore - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Deerfield students develop app as part of iPad initiative

_ Two pint-sized professors, Cole Gawin and Brandon Kerpel, lectured a second-grade class at Walden School in Deerfield recently, explaining how a new app they created — to access the school website in one click — will save students at least two seco ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Top 20 Richest Colleges for 2013: The Biggest Endowments

Of the 835 colleges studied, endowments rose by an average of nearly 12% in the fiscal year ending in June 2013The top college far outstripped number two on the list, and all the other colleges.It’s been a year since we looked at the colleges with the ... [Published AdvisorOne - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Chevron launches empowerment prog

:44:40 A A- A+ Chevron Bangladesh, in collaboration with two local NGOs -- Bangladesh Development Service Center (BDSC) and Volunteers Association for Bangladesh (VAB) - on Tuesday launched a comprehensive empowerment programme for school students near ... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Del Mar Foundation supports ‘Birdwing’ project with $20,000 grant

(L-R): Peter Shapiro, president of the San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy; Karen Wilson, executive director, Del Mar Foundation; Robin Crabtree, Del Mar Foundation board member and chair of the Grants Committee; Trish Boaz, executive director, San ... [Published Del Mar Times - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Pension fund assets grow to N4.1trn

Nigeria’s pension fund assets have experienced a steady growth from N2.9 trillion in December 2012, to N4.1 trillion as of January 2014, a development the National Pension Commission (PENCOM) linked to committed implementation of the investment regulations, ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Apr 17 2014]

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"Long-terms funds such as pension plans and university endowments still have a majority of their investments in OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) countries. But they are starting to reallocate assets to newer markets" says Vikram Gandhi, founder of Delhi-based VSG Capital Advisors, who is also a senior advisor to CPPIB for its investments in India
...both ingenious little boys and they like to experiment, and they have the willingness to take risks, which is extremely helpful," Merrill said. "It's the risk that if it doesn't work, you have to try something else and keep trying and trying and trying 'til you actually get it."
"They receive substantial donations from their living members. Much of this money is Gift Aided, so the Churches receive large sums from the State as repayment of the income tax which the donors had paid before their gift."

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In the Mail 4-25-14 [Published Jewish News of Greater Phoenix - 22 hours ago]
Foreign pension plans get aggressive on India [Published Business Standard India - 23 hours ago]
Bringing in donations requires personnel [Published Healthcare Finance News - 23 hours ago]
Every major market event needs a story [Published Home News Tribune - Apr 23 2014]
Beckman High School launches capital campaign [Published TH Online - Apr 23 2014]
This Arbor Day, I vote for trees [Published Idaho Statesman - Apr 23 2014]
Mixed results in private giving to Asia varsities [Published Business Times Singapore - Apr 22 2014]
Deerfield students develop app as part of iPad ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
3rd graders develop app as part of tech initiative [Published Chicago Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
Top 20 Richest Colleges for 2013: The Biggest E... [Published AdvisorOne - Apr 21 2014]
Chevron launches empowerment prog [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Apr 21 2014]
Investment Risk And Return Trade-Offs - Myths A... [Published Seeking Alpha - Apr 21 2014]
ANDREW PIERCE: You pay more tax to end hunger, ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 21 2014]
Michael Lewis Hits Back "Flash Boys": “This Tim... [Published Seeking Alpha - Apr 20 2014]
Del Mar Foundation supports ‘Birdwing’ project ... [Published Del Mar Times - Apr 17 2014]
Pension fund assets grow to N4.1trn [Published Business Day Nigeria - Apr 17 2014]
Global hedge fund sector 'to grow 12 per cent t... [Published Asiaone - Apr 16 2014]
WIENERBERGER : Change in Wienerberger’s Shareho... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 16 2014]
The value of university endowments [Published UniversityBusiness.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
New ED for DVCF [Published Western Review - Apr 14 2014]
Centre Foundation distributes over $255,000 in ... [Published Centre Daily Times - Apr 14 2014]
Seattle University Rejects Divestment From Foss... [Published Stranger - Apr 14 2014]
UBA Capital boss urges institutional investors ... [Published Daily Trust - Apr 14 2014]
The parasites of Wall Street [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Apr 13 2014]
There’s money in methane [Published Construction Manager - Apr 12 2014]
IDFWO helps widows and children cope and thrive... [Published Kansas City Jewish Chronicle - Apr 11 2014]
Affin Bank, Affin Islamic make RM4.5m zakat con... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Apr 11 2014]
In memory of Dr. Charles A. Fager [Published Wellesley Patch - Apr 10 2014]
Capitol foundation transfers endowment holdings [Published Herald Times - Apr 10 2014]
Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Week ahead: Perfo... [Published WeAreGreenBay.com - Apr 10 2014]
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This is the twelfth part of the serialization of All Rise: Somebodies, Nobodies, and the Politics of Dignity ( Berrett-Koehler , 2006). The ideas in this book are further developed in my recent novel The Rowan Tree . CHAPTER 7: THE SOCIAL CONTRACT ...
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