An Ease of Giving

Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller—“Nels” to his legions of pals and pols—was a modern day philanthropist in a bygone era of Establishment partisanship. His four brothers and one sister would become legendary pace setters in 20th Century philanthropy; yet this privileged son, with a kind and common touch, brought philanthropy to politics, dispersing public funds from Albany(!) …

Fountain House Focuses on the Power of Emotional Intelligence

On March 9, Fountain House hosted its Associates Spring Breakfast, titled “The Emotionally Intelligent Mom,” at the Cosmopolitan Club with speaker Dr. Robin Stern. At the event, Dr. Stern—the associate director for the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence—discussed the psychology of self-awareness and showed the audience her proprietary Mood Meter App, which charts moods and …