Why Shouldn’t We GiveDirectly?

by Bruce Wydick One of the most exciting new ways for people to give to the poor in developing countries is through transferring cash directly to them—yes, that’s right—simply giving money to the poor.  The new nonprofit GiveDirectly collects funds from internet donors and then zaps them into the cellphone-based e-money accounts of rural East […]

Good in the ‘Hood

by Kayla Castleberry When Jesus called Nathanael to join his growing team of disciples, Nathanael was doubtful as soon as he heard where Jesus was from. “Nazareth!” he scoffed. “Can anything good come from there?” (John 1:46) The answer was, of course, “Yes. Jesus.” A lot of us make the same mistake about our cities’ […]