Philanthropy & Funding New and innovative ideas to help nonprofit leaders raise money, and to help funders and donors give more effectively
Community foundations should reaffirm their unique role in the philanthropic landscape and focus on the needs of their geographic community.
Charitable appeals that address a wealthy person’s agency are more effective.
The funding ecosystem has a greater role to play in the survival of nonprofits than their internal structure.
Six ways funders can help support quality education for all students and improve communities in the process.
Four strategies in particular may help Africa’s wealthiest businesspeople effect social change and drive economic growth.
Climate-change entrepreneurs need funding, but they also need the expertise, networking, and intellectual capital that incubators and foundations can provide.
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.
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.