Angling for an Angle

Ariel Herr — Media Strategist, Hargrove Partnership

The Internet was ablaze two weeks ago with video of an Afghan woman who was executed for alleged adultery. That week, I listened to a panel of experts discussing ending violence against women on The Diane Rehm Show on NPR. Additionally, the local NPR affiliate reported the same day that shelters for victims of domestic violence were fuller than […]


We have all been there.  You are sitting comfortably on your couch and you are watching your favorite late night movie channel.  It is time for the commercial and staring back at your from your 54” flat panel screen is a sad looking puppy. You know what is coming next.  They need your help.  They […]

Choose first with your heart…

Ric Leutwyler — founder and president, Philanthropegie

I believe that many people who want to make a difference just don’t know where to start – that’s actually a big part of why Philanthropegie exists.  We want to make it easier for people to connect with something or someone that can help them find their way in the world of philanthropy and social […]

Good Counsel and Bad Publicity

Ariel Herr — Media Strategist, Hargrove Partnership

I wonder how engaged the public relations team at Penn State was in 2001. As CNN reported on Thursday, “An effort to avoid bad publicity ‘is the most significant, but not the only, cause for this failure to protect child victims and report to authorities.’” Bad publicity? We all know what happened there. Of course, […]

Supporting Social Entrepreneurs

Ric Leutwyler — founder and president, Philanthropegie

There’s a new organization in Phoenix, Arizona called SEED SPOT that caught my attention and drew me deeper into the arena of social entrepreneurship.   SEED SPOT describes themselves as “an incubator in Phoenix, Arizona that supports early stage social entrepreneurs that are launching ventures that create a positive impact in the lives of people […]

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