Foundations New and innovative ideas for leaders of foundations
Mass protest mobilizations play a critical role in creating the necessary conditions for cultural and political change. When grantmakers and major donors fail to appreciate how they work, they are missing a huge opportunity.
Will the Open Philanthropy Project’s experiment in effective altruism validate the cause or demonstrate its hubris?
A look at how private long-term investment can help spur public engagement—and lead to policy change and impact—in environmental conservation and beyond.
There are six moments in every organization’s business cycle that are ripe for discussion around how mergers and alliances can advance mission and impact.
The former USAID administrator, and president of one of the United States’ largest foundations, reflects on the role of philanthropy in times of austerity and the greatest challenges Rockefeller is undertaking both domestically and abroad.
Emerging organizations, even if they’re new and small, can help catalyze change in social services.
How to reorient philanthropic investments for justice-oriented collective action and impact.
A clear definition of equity would seem paramount to galvanizing philanthropy into action around this increasingly used term—but the field is only beginning to explore what it really means.
The for-profit LLC is poised to become the preferred vehicle for the nation’s elite philanthropists. Will the public gain from added investment in social good, or lose from ceding even more power to the wealthy?