How to Get Students Excited about STEM

In 2007, a research commission led by the Carnegie Foundation concluded that a strong educational foundation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is one of the most important factors in ensuring America’s lasting competitiveness in the global economy. However, numerous studies have since demonstrated that the United States is experiencing a noticeable gap in STEM skills and employment. As technological innovation and scientific research progress at unprecedented speeds, fu...

NYCPF Honors Charles Phillips for His Support at Fundraiser

Infor CEO Charles Phillips oversees a leading provider of enterprise software systems that serves nearly 100,000 organizations around the world. The former president of Oracle Corporation is also a committed philanthropist whose Phillips Charitable Organization has provided ongoing support to the New York City Police Foundation (NYCPF). Gala focuses on public service.  On May 18, 2017, the NYCPF honored Charles Phillips at its annual fundraiser. As a result of contributions from Mr. Phillips a...

7 of the Reasons the Phillips Charitable Foundation Supports the NYPL You Need to Know

As CEO of Infor, Charles Phillips leverages the insights built up over the course of his career to develop one of the world’s leading enterprise software companies. Tech executive and philanthropist Charles Phillips and his Phillips Charitable Foundation have provided support to a range of charitable and educational causes. And through his foundation, the former Oracle Corporation president helps to foster the love of reading and civic engagement through donations to the New York Public Library....