Wealthy philanthropists can give help to those who need it most by investing in local foundations and their communities.
Social sector organizations need a “healthy diet” of funding to achieve maximum impact, a concept neatly captured by the Grantmaking Pyramid now used by the Ford Foundation.
Three considerations for nonprofits looking to work together to raise funds.
It’s worth remembering that communities have the power to take away philanthropy’s social license to operate.
Lessons from experiments in nonprofit innovation at 92Y.
When should funders commit to making multi-million dollar grants, and when should they take a more gradual, steady approach?
Risk speaks to our core human emotions of fear, hope, skepticism, and confidence.
How to start developing the policies and practices you need to manage risk.
How nonprofits and their funders can turn unexpected roadblocks into opportunities.
Funders need to view risk as a means for continuous learning.