Explore how empathy and kindness help young people develop skills for healthier and more prosocial philanthropic behavior. You'll learn about YPII's Raising Kind Kids project, which helps educators introduce concepts of philanthropy to preschoolers through social-emotional learning. We'll explore the Random App of Kindness (RAKi), an interactive game for your smartphone, created to help increase empathic habits in teens. Learn about groundbreaking research with the Greater Good Science Center based at UC Berkeley that looks at the roots of compassion, happiness, and altruism.
Browse the latest IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy events and connect with other donors, nonprofit professionals, and students in the nonprofit sector. We offer a wide variety of events, convening participants to:
- Absorb and discuss the school’s latest research and commentary on philanthropy, fundraising, and nonprofit management
- Connect with students and faculty members from our academic programs in the field of philanthropic studies and other related disciplines
- Explore how giving and fundraising strengthen philanthropy and improve its practice