Same Ol’ MOCA

In 2009 MOCA had miraculously survived a financial crisis that left them vulnerable to bankruptcy and acquisition. After receiving an infusion of capital that required them to tighten their belts, the museum was anxious to move forward when they announced their new attitude under the guise of a turnaround campaign called “MOCA New”. When that … Continue reading Same Ol’ MOCA

Eli Broad on 60 Minutes

On Sunday, “60 Minutes” featured a piece on Los Angeles’ billionaire philanthropist Eli Broad.  The story features a look into Broad’s  form “Venture Philanthropy” in which his charitable contributions are tied to investment gains.  His non-profit organizations centered in the Arts, Education and Medical Research each run like for-profit entities.  As such, his fiscal discipline … Continue reading Eli Broad on 60 Minutes