Tweets of the Week – August 6, 2010

Here are some of my favorite posts of the week in the areas of nonprofit organizations, corporate governance, philanthropy, and social enterprises:

  • GTak: Charity Brawl: Nonprofits Aren't So Generous When a Name's at Stake (WSJ)
  • GTak: Political Tax Law After Citizens United – @GregLColvin lecture – (YouTube)
  • GTak: Lobbying – Citizens United: What Now? (Alliance for Justice)
  • jefftrexler: L3C folks should look at this: new ed. of @fdncenter Program Related Investment directory
  • Philanthropy: More than 40 billionaires have now pledged to give away at least 50% of wealth to charity Full coverage coming!
  • idealist: Small donations dwarf the recent pledges of support from U.S. billionaires:  #philanthropy
  • NonProfitTimes: Who Are The 50 Most Influental Nonprofit Leaders? See The 2010 NPT P&I Top 50. Please go to
  • ChinaCSR: Barriers to Effective #Philanthropy in China #NGO #china
  • tactphil: New York Times Looks at Unitus/SKS Story
  • StanfordCorpGov: Execs ignore activitists at their peril. #StanfordGSB study by Prof D Baron shows $$ impact of social pressure #corpgov

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