The language, tools, processes, and practices of philanthropy have evolved steadily and dramatically, but strategy needs rescuing.
Celebrating collective generosity in the United States can boost philanthropy worldwide.
How field-level strategies could help shift the social sector toward a relentless focus on maximizing impact.
The three types of data foundations need—and how they must use them.
We are mistaking an important experiment for a proven solution.
Most funders are not adequately tapping into existing data and knowledge to better inform their grantmaking.
The launch of the new Autodesk Foundation marks another catalytic moment for the social sector.
Broadening the definition of evidence can lead to more confident and informed philanthropic decisions.
Measuring impact is so tough that many funders give up, but there are some insightful and actionable tools for funders that aren’t daunting.