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Issue #237
New Year 2012


Cover Story

Muhammad Yunus

By Victoria Scrozzo

With a single act of kindness, Muhammad Yunus changed a country. Now he’s taking on the world.


Frank Stronach: Q&A: Being Frank

Whether it’s making parts for the world’s largest automotive manufacturers, or breeding stakes-winning thoroughbred horses, this 80-year-old has consistently come out on top.

Kennedy Odede: President Kennedy?

By Rena Godfrey

The unbelievable story of Kennedy Odede.

Craig Newmark: Craig's List

By Darren Gluckman

Craig Newmark created one of the most popular websites on earth. Now he’s on a mission to figure out what it all means.

Rosanne Haggerty: Shelter Island

By Maxine Tayar

New York’s Rosanne Haggerty created an innovative way to keep homeless people off the streets—and now she’s ready for act two.

Rupert Scofield: The People's Bank

By Amy Soberano

FINCA’s Rupert Scofield is out to prove that small loans can go a long way.

Alassane Ouattara: Portrait of a Lady

By Liliane Carol Benoit

As president of the Ivory Coast, Alassane Ouattara leads a people. And his wife, Dominique, strives to protect them.


  • Clinton goes viral
  • High Line's $20 million reno
  • One Drop counts
  • True colors
  • Jack(man) of all trades
  • Ride for life
  • Hasbro founders give $50 million to NYU
  • Singled out
  • Mini philanthropist
  • Reach for the moon
  • A winning goal
  • Fresh coat
  • Doggie day care


Lifestyles Magazine's 40th Anniversary

  • Lifestyles Magazine's 40th Anniversary
  • Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy
  • Jean-Paul Agon Honored
  • Tisch Hosts Salon
  • Breguet Celebrates Cultural Icons
  • Appeal of Conscience
  • A Decade of Difference

The Index

Lifestyles 360° and Global Philanthropy Register

As markets fluctuate and the global economy rises and falls, we at Lifestyles are gratified to know that one thing is certain: Charitable giving continues to be a top priority for the donors we highlight in our annual 360° list and the Global Philanthropy Register (GPR).