Nonprofits & NGOs Innovative ideas to help leaders of nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations work more effectively

Latest

Creating Systemic Change

By Ken Ito

Japan is opening the door to new approaches, such as social enterprise, for solving its pressing social problems.

Too Many Welfare Orgs?

By Corey Binns

While communities can benefit from the entry of more welfare nonprofits, there is a point after which greater numbers are counterproductive.

Most Popular

Collective Impact

By John Kania & Mark Kramer 107

Large-scale social change requires broad cross-sector coordination, not the isolated intervention of individual organizations.

Ten Nonprofit Funding Models

By William Landes Foster, Peter Kim, & Barbara Christiansen 65

For-profit executives use business models—such as "low-cost provider"—as a shorthand way to describe the way companies are built and sustained. Nonprofit executives have not had an equivalent lexicon—until now.

The Problem with Fair Trade Coffee - Thumbnail

The Problem with Fair Trade Coffee

By Colleen Haight 27

Fair Trade-certified coffee is growing in sales, but strict certification requirements are resulting in uneven economic advantages for coffee growers and lower quality coffee for consumers.