How successful Indian nonprofits reduce costs while extending impact, even when scarcity abounds.
How do India’s social innovators extend their reach to many constituents? They focus on the entire problem and adapt as they confront it.
How to reframe government adoption of social innovations.
Growing a social venture can create brand challenges with far-reaching consequences.
A new approach to scaling is needed in which the goal is scaling up social impact for public good.
ChildObesity180 is combating the nation’s child obesity epidemic by incubating and promoting the best ideas.
How the Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Association evolved from a small local charity into a global NGO.
SSIR academic editor Johanna Mair talks with Roy Steiner of Omidyar Network, Renee Kaplan of the Skoll Foundation, Jim Bildner of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, and Christian Seelos, coauthor with Mair of the new book Innovation and Scaling for Impact.
How a structured but adaptable collaboration model is mobilizing organizations to achieve a common goal.
Everyone is talking about systems. Or at least, that's how it seems in my wonkish corner of the philanthropic world. You can't attend a conference or even have a meeting without hearing about systems, whether it's people trying to disrupt them, map them, learn from them, or catalyze them.