Foundations

New and innovative ideas for leaders of foundations

Forgetting Failure

By June Wang 5

It’s time to move beyond our focus on failure in the social sector, and to develop ongoing and meaningful practices for learning and improvement.

Translating Research into Action

By Brandee McHale & Tim Ogden

There is no doubt that social change efforts are accelerated by data, but investing in high-quality, cutting-edge research alone isn’t enough to produce solutions. Funders and researchers have to invest more in translating research into action.

Finding New Ways to Give

By Heather Grady

We must chart a new path for philanthropic giving that is more aware and connected, and that takes more advantage of converging around shared aims and goals.